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World Beacon Day – Galileo continues to help save lives

08 April 2024
406 is World Beacon Day and a chance to celebrate Search and Rescue (SAR) teams across the world. EUSPA is proud to celebrate Galileo’s yearly input into this ongoing effort.
Radio beacon shown in a search and rescue operation

EGNOS Safety-of-Life service offers increased resiliency against peak solar flares

04 April 2024
EGNOS improves the accuracy and reliability of GNSS positioning information – even during such anomalies as a solar flare.
black and white image of the sun producing solar flares

EUSPA funded research projects take flight

04 April 2024
Leveraging both the Galileo Open Service Navigation Message Authentication (OSNMA) service, as well as the recently launched Galileo High Accuracy Service (HAS), three EUSPA-supported projects are helping advance Innovative Air Mobility (IAM).
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Philippe Bertrand re-elected as Chair of the Security Accreditation Board of the EU Space Programme

25 March 2024
Member States voted for continuity in the Security Accreditation Board of the EU Space Programme.
Philippe Bertrand re-elected as Chair of the Security Accreditation Board of the EU Space Programme.

Evidence-based urban planning starts with EO

25 March 2024
By leveraging the power of Earth Observation, the EUSPA-supported UDENE project is working to make cities safe, resilient and sustainable.
By leveraging the power of Earth Observation, the EUSPA-supported UDENE project is working to make cities safe, resilient and sustainable.

Copernicus takes centre stage in the EU’s fight against deforestation

21 March 2024
In the lead up to the International Day of Forests, let’s highlight the central role Earth Observation plays in a number of EU forestry regulations.
Ardennes Forest, Belgium. Credit: European Union, Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery

You have a space-based product. We have EUR 100 000

20 March 2024
EUSPA is organising an informational webinar to ensure you have everything you need to make the Cassini Challenge Submission of a Product track’s 19 April deadline.
blue background banner with text: CASSINI Challenges Info Webinar 26 March 16:00 CET

EUSPA launches new EGNOS Safety of Life Assisted Service for Maritime Users

13 March 2024
Dedicated to Maritime users, this new EGNOS service has an enlarged coverage and provides an augmentation solution even in areas where DGNSS services are unavailable.
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Empower your EU Space journey with the enhanced EU Space Academy Learning Platform

07 March 2024
The EU Space Academy Learning Platform provides the business and technical skills you need to build ground-breaking new apps and disruptive business solutions using the power of EU Space.
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EUSPA Industry Day: Provision of support services to EUSPA and the European Commission

05 March 2024
A new open procedure (118779-2024 - Competition) has been launched aiming at securing the provision of support services to the European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) and the European Commission (EC).
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GOVSATCOM, the EU secure satcom service hub

27 February 2024
True to its mission of linking space to user needs, EUSPA is linking GOVSATCOM’s pool of SatCom suppliers to authorised government users.
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Everything begins with an idea

18 February 2024
From enabling sustainable livestock grazing to monitoring urbanisation and helping autonomous vehicles avoid collision – all 15 of the CASSINI Challenges winning ideas have one thing in common: each leverages the power of EU Space.
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Strengthening EU Resilience: The Horizon Europe GEXTRECS project and secure SATCOM

15 February 2024
EU prioritizes citizen protection and disaster resilience. Secure SATCOM is vital for security and autonomy. GEXTRECS project integrates SATCOM solutions with Galileo and Copernicus for crisis management, leveraging EU expertise for cross-border and maritime emergencies, enhancing EU resilience.
GEXTRECS team at EUSPA headquarters in Prague

Enhancing critical infrastructure resilience: Galileo Timing Receivers standardization

14 February 2024
The Workshop on Timing and Synchronisation, co-hosted by EUSPA and the European Commission, introduced the 1st Standard for Galileo Timing Receivers, highlighting its pivotal role in advancing critical infrastructure resilience.
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112 and Galileo: Answering the call and saving lives

09 February 2024
In celebration of European 112 Day, which is held annually on 11 February to promote the Europe-wide emergency number, EUSPA looks at how EU Space helps enhance these lifesaving digits.
mobile phone showing 112 emergency number