SimMNSA gets security approval from Global Positioning System Directorate

Spirent Federal Systems, the nation´s provider of GPS/GNSS test equipment, has announced that their new M-Code solution, SimMNSA, has been granted Security Approval by the Global Positioning System Directorate, the company said.

They are the first and only company to provide this highly anticipated solution for simulating classified GPS signals, and are currently taking orders.

In 2017, Spirent Federal Systems partnered with Rockwell Collins to develop new software that will use the Modernized Navstar Security Algorithm (MNSA). This new approach of M-Code simulation adds to Spirent Federal´s portfolio of classified signal simulation solutions, and will be available to authorized users of the GSS9000 series simulators.

Spirent Federal Systems was formed in July 2001 by Spirent Communications as a wholly owned subsidiary and US proxy company. Spirent Federal markets and sells Spirent Communications´ products in North America. The company also provides value-added features and ongoing customer support. Spirent Federal Systems is headquartered in Pleasant Grove, UT., with support and sales offices throughout the US.

Spirent Communications plc. (LSE: SPT) offers test, measurement, analytics, and assurance solutions for next-generation devices and networks. The company provides products, services and information for high-speed Ethernet, positioning and mobile network infrastructure markets, with expanding focus on service assurance, cybersecurity and 5G. For more information, visit