Advanced Navigation Pty Ltd
Advanced Navigation designs and manufactures a range of industry-leading, AI-driven technologies in Australia to deliver proven assured PNT solutions to its major global defence partners.
Advanced Navigation was founded in 2012 to commercialise research on AI-driven inertial navigation. Since then, the company has experienced great success and progressed into several deep technology fields, including underwater acoustics, MEMS and Digital Fibre-Optic Gyroscope (DFOG) inertial sensors, GNSS antennas and receivers, radio frequency systems, robotics, and quantum-enhanced inertial navigation.
Advanced Navigation is trusted by defence primes including Rheinmetall, Raytheon, Thales, Leonardo, Lockheed Martin, BAE Systems, NASA and Boeing. Customers choose Advanced Navigation to deliver ultra-accurate, reliable and innovative solutions that are accredited to military specifications for land, air, sea, subsea and space applications.
Advanced Navigation is the only Australian company manufacturing assured PNT solutions. This includes Boreas D90, an ultra-high accuracy inertial navigation system featuring Advanced Navigation patented DFOG technology as well as Light Detection, Altimetry and Velocimetry (LiDAV) technology, which is contracted by NASA to improve reliability of autonomous landing manoeuvres on the lunar surface.
Every solution is developed and manufactured in Australia and exported globally. Combined with the team’s world-class expertise and end-to-end procurement, Advanced Navigation is able to maintain comprehensive control over the production process to ensure quality control and supply chain resilience.
The company's automated manufacturing involves rigorous testing, surpassing industry standards, to guarantee customers receive the most robust and consistent products possible. Comprehensive calibration and testing systems ensure every solution delivers reliable, repeatable, high performance.
Headquartered in Sydney, Advanced Navigation has established additional research and development facilities across the country including Newcastle, Canberra, Perth and Brisbane, as well as offices in North America and Europe providing support around the world. The company recently opened the largest subsea robotics facility in Australia.
Advanced Navigation products are dual-use and ITAR free.
CEO and Co-Founder: Xavier Orr
CEO and Co-Founder: Chris Shaw
1420 Kettner Blvd, Suite #100
San Diego CA 92101
Tel: +1 863 777 0224
One Kingdom St
Paddington Central, London, W2 6BD
Tel: +44 20 3875 3118
Subsea Research and Manufacturing Centre
245 Balcatta Rd
Balcatta WA 6021
Tel: +61 8 6146 5600
Canberra Research Centre
Ground Floor, 40 Macquarie St
Barton ACT 2600
Newcastle Research Centre
17 Bishopsgate St
Wickham NSW 2293
Advanced Navigation is ISO 9001 certified. Products are developed and tested to applicable military standards and specifications. Please contact Advanced Navigation for further information.