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The two-character ISO 3166 country code for SAUDI ARABIA.


1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Saudi bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Saudi Arabia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Saudi Arabia. Each Saudi province has its own code with the prefix "SA." For example, the code for the Province of Riyadh is ISO 3166-2:SA-01.

3. An abbreviation for a number of corporate structures, including Sociedad Anonima (Spanish) and Societe Anonyme (French).
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The Mark V corrects for Selective Availability and uses the encrypted Y-code augmented with Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring (RAIM) to protect against satellite/system anomalies and spoofing.
Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today that the company has been authorized to proceed with production of its Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Module (SAASM) for incorporation into military Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers.
SAASM, the Selective Availability Anti-Spoof Module, represents the latest in military GPS receiver technology that secures continuous operation of communication terminals in case of threats to the availability of the GPS signals.
This selective availability will prevent users from being frustrated by busy telephone lines, long hold times or a clogged web site.
L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL), today announced that its Interstate Electronics Corporation (IEC) division has introduced a new Selective Availability Anti- Spoofing Module (SAASM) upgrade Kit for its Global Positioning System (GPS) Satellite Constellation Simulator (SCS) model 2450.
The module uses Trimble's 8-channel technology, T-RAIM (Time-Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring) and an automatic self-survey combined with over-determined clock mode, which reduces the effects of selective availability (SA).
It corrects for Selective Availability (SA), incorporates Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring (RAIM) and Fault Detection Exclusion (FDE), and protects against spoofing.
The Mark V receiver incorporates Selective Availability Anti Spoofing Module (SAASM) P(Y) Code Precise Positioning Service (PPS) technology and provides it to the Department of Defense (DoD) and authorized U.

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