CRIS Hopes to Integrate GPS Tracking Devices in Mumbai Trains By 2013

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Mumbai, India becomes the next big city to discuss GPS tracking of their commuter trains, setting the goal of possible fleet-wide installation by 2013. This will help passengers better use the world’s fourth largest network of railways, although the plan is still merely a topic of debate for officials. The Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) and the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) worked together to come up with a report detailing a GPS tracking solution with the hope of making future rail travel easier and more convenient for passengers. The GPS tracking system they are considering will provide preciseRead More