China Considers Russian Satellite-Based Emergency Response System

MOSCOW, April 22 – Chinese officials have expressed interest in participating in a Russian emergency response system, the CEO of Russia’s Navigation Information Systems. The system, called ERA-GLONASS, provides data from Russia’s Global Navigation Satellite System to emergency responders. Based on the European eCall/E112 standard, ERA-GLONASS allows emergency services to immediately pinpoint the location of […]

Russian Disneyland will open in Sochi

SOCHI, April 22 (RIA Novosti) – The Sochi amusement park in the Russian resort city, which earlier hosted the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, is to open its doors to the first visitors this May, with a grand opening set for early June, the city authority said Tuesday. “Over 18 attractions will be available to visitors […]