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GSA and EBAA Join Forces in Support of Airport Access

16 July 2014
During the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA), the European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the EBAA announced the launch of strategic discussions aimed at coordinating future joint venture actions to promote implementation of EGNOS at regional airports.

ESNC 2014 Sees Record Number of Entries

11 July 2014
The 2014 edition of the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) has seen record numbers of entries – with the European GNSS Agency (GSA) Special Prize being particularly popular. The competition is now in its evaluation stage, selecting the winners that will be announced at the Awards Ceremony in Berlin on 23 October.

EGNOS User? Take Part in our Satisfaction Survey!

10 July 2014
We want to know what you think about EGNOS, the services it offers and any ideas you have to improve its quality. To help gather your views, a short EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey has just been launched. Your views matter to us, so please take a few minutes to complete the online questionnaire.

Maritime Getting Ready for Galileo

08 July 2014
Already an active user of satellite navigation technology – including EGNOS – the maritime sector is warming up for the launch of Galileo Early Services, which will provide even better performance.

EGNOS for LPV in the Euromed Countries

07 July 2014
Delegates from the Euromed aviation community recently met in Tunis to debate the use of EGNOS for LPV procedures in the region.

European Space Solutions 2014: European GNSS for Smart Farming

03 July 2014
The business case for employing European GNSS systems in farming is clear – a point further emphasized by this year’s Farming by Satellite winning projects.

Space, Satellites and Sports

01 July 2014
With everyone’s attention focused on the World Cup in Brazil, people might not be taking the time to look up. But up there above the football pitches in Brazil – and sporting facilities across Europe – are European GNSS satellites providing a range of services to sports.

Public Consultation on the Galileo Open Service Signal In Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD)

01 July 2014
The Galileo Open Service Signal In Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD) contains the publicly available information on the Galileo Signal In Space. It is intended for use by the Galileo Open Service (OS) user community and specifies the interface between the Galileo Space Segment and the Galileo User Segment.

First Signal-In-Space tests of the Galileo Commercial Service Demonstrator

30 June 2014
On June 17th, the transmission by the available IOV Galileo satellites of data external to the Galileo system was successfully demonstrated.

European Satellite Navigation Competition Deadline Quickly Approaching

26 June 2014
The submission deadline for the 2014 edition of the GSA-sponsored European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) is 30 June.

GSA Call for Grants Promotes EGNOS adoption in European Civil Aviation

25 June 2014
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) is holding an information session on 17 July at the Farnborough International Airshow.

Aviation Embraces the EGNOS Advantage

24 June 2014
According to a panel discussion on aviation at the European Space Solutions Conference in Prague, EGNOS provides very clear benefits to the aviation sector – benefits that need to be further expanded.

Over 30,000 Visit European Space Expo in Prague

23 June 2014
Situated on the doorstep of Rudolfinum Hall in Prague’s Jan Palach Square, the European Space Expo proved to be a big hit during its stop in the Golden City from June 7 – 15.

Rail Sector Looks towards Space Technology for Safety

19 June 2014
In the rail sector, GNSS systems are primarily used for non-safety critical applications. But as was made clear during the GSA hosted European Space Solutions 2014 conference, European GNSS has a unique value proposition, opening more possibilities for advanced GNSS applications in the rail sector.

ASECAP Conference Considers Future Options

16 June 2014
ASECAP road operators share a long-term vision for ever-increasing safety and efficiency and the highest possible quality of service for all road users. Participants at the ASECAP conference in Athens discussed a range of challenging issues as they look to the future.