Global Patent Index - EP 0884795 B1

EP 0884795 B1 2000-10-04 - Global positioning system antenna location

Title (en)

Global positioning system antenna location

Title (de)

Stelle einer GPS-Antenne

Title (fr)

Emplacement d'une antenne GPS

Publication

EP 0884795 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 97309457 A

Priority

GB 9624772 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0884795A1] A vehicle (1) including a GPS antenna(3) , the vehicle (1) including an air intake grill cover (5) including vents through which air is taken into the vehicle and extending across the vehicle between the base of its windscreen (7)and the rear edge of its bonnet (9), in which the GPS antenna is mounted directly beneath the air intake grill cover. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H01Q 1/32

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01Q 1/32 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01Q 1/3233 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

EP 0884795 A1 19981216; EP 0884795 B1 20001004; DE 69703234 D1 20001109; DE 69703234 T2 20010215; GB 9624772 D0 19970115

INPADOC legal status


2002-09-06 [REG FR ST] NOTIFICATION OF LAPSE

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1999-12-15 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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