Raytheon finished design review for the GPS Next Generation Operational Control System (GPS OCX), which means now they know cost estimates and delivery schedule. It was review by the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center’s (SMC) GPS Directorate. The whole program is supposed to meet MIL-STD-1521B standards which will allow them continue with completion of the next phase of development in preparation for GPS III launch in 2014.
In case you are wonderin GPS OCX is the next generation operational gateway service for providing secure, accurate and reliable navigation and timing information to support military, commercial and civil users. GPS OCX is the integrator between ground, space and user segments of GPS.