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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Positioning_System

Then 2 SOPS contacts each GPS satellite regularly with a ... OCS will continue to be the ground control system of record until ...

www.gps.gov/policy/funding

Beyond the core GPS program, several federal agencies fund and manage augmentation systems that improve GPS performance in support of their particular ...

www.answers.com/Q/Which_agency_funds_and_controls_the_global_positioning_system

DOD with USAF assigned to maintain it (El Segundo, CA airbase).

www.fi-aeroweb.com/Defense/Global-Positioning-System.html

Oct 28, 2014 ... Detailed information about the Global Positioning System (GPS), the GPS IIIA satellite, and the OCX Advanced Control System, ... Air Force and National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) monitor stations and ... Funds in the amount of $450.2 million will purchase two GPS IIIA satellites (SV-7 and SV-8).

www.nasa.gov/directorates/heo/scan/communications/policy/GPS_History.html

Today, GPS is a multi-use, space-based radionavigation system owned by the ... NASA is one of nine federal agencies that are members of the Executive ... Control Segment: Stations on Earth monitoring and maintaining the GPS satellites. ..... SMD is planning to purchase the reflectors, while also continuing its funding to ...

www.rand.org/content/dam/rand/pubs/monograph_reports/MR614/MR614.sec5.pdf

a range of institutional arrangements for GPS that address possible funding and ... ably include converting the GPS system to one with greater control over usage ... Civil U.S. government agencies are responsible for paying for any GPS ...

www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/10/2281

may not agree to any restriction on the Global Positioning System proposed by the head of a department or agency of the United States outside the ... The ground stations, data links, and associated command and control facilities. .... “ Funds available to the Department of Defense for the Global Positioning System during the ...

www.dod.mil/pubs/foi/Reading_Room/Other/15-F-0403_GPS_2008_Report_to_Congress.pdf

Oct 31, 2008 ... with appropriate USG departments and agencies. ..... Next Generation GPS Operational Control System. Operation Iraqi .... national commitment accompanied by adequate and stable funding throughout the lifecycle of the ...

www.quora.com/Which-agency-is-responsible-for-maintaining-the-GPS-satellite-network-and-how-much-does-it-cost

The US Air Force is responsible for the Global Positioning System. The annual ... The ground control system for the next generation of GPS satellites is ... schedule and over budget, Congress has threatened to stop funding it.

www.nap.edu/read/4920/chapter/9

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based navigation system that was ... The system configuration and a request for developmental funding was .... and agencies, and coordinates with the Department of Transportation (DOT) .... The GPS operational control segment (OCS) consists of the master control station  ...