«ERA-GLONASS» Technical Specifications Were Granted the Status of International Standard
Technical specifications of "ERA-GLONASS" system were granted the status of international standard, reports Yevgeniy Belyanko, Vice-president for the development of non-commercial partnership "GLONASS". Technical Committee of the European UN Economic Commission for the development of international automotive industry safety regulations has chosen the Russian system over its European counterpart eCall.
According to Belyanko, the Russian system is fully compatible with eCall. This was proven in the course of multiple tests. International experts have recognized the fact that Russian standards harmonized for eCall improve the reliability of the European counterpart system by the use of an additional communication channel.Источник: tass.ru