The mobile phone maker, Nokia, became the first international manufacturer will use the Russian system Glonass satellite navigation. The system will be used both for mobile and software platforms, RIA Novosti.
Glonass is the American GPS and the replica was created for use by military and civilians. Sergei Ivanov Russian Deputy Prime Minister said his government could impose taxes on imports in 2012 with GPS products that contain no Russian version Glonass.
The agreement between Nokia and Glonass allows phone manufacturers to adapt the system to market products for both Russian and international. Apple and Samsung have announced that their new touch-screen phones and Samsung Galaxy Notes 4S iPhone could use Glonass system.