He added that GAGAN- GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation, an overlay system built around the GPS and NAVIC
, an independent navigation satellite system established by India, capable of providing Position, Navigation and Timing services over India will benefit the country in both aviation and non-aviation sectors.
The system of seven satellites will be called NAVIC
(Navigation with Indian Constellation) and the final satellite, IRNSS 1G, was launched into orbit aboard the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).
He declared that this navigation system will be known as NAVIC
Navigation with Indian Constellation.