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GNSS and EGNOS making inroads in transport charging sector

02 March 2011
At the Road User Charging Summit, some of the world's leading road experts discussed innovative, profitable, financially robust and environmentally friendly RUC schemes.

GSA's new Executive Director takes the helm

02 March 2011
The new Executive Director of the GSA, Carlo des Dorides, is confident that Europe?s satellite sector is entering an exciting new era.

Commission presents mid term review of Galileo and EGNOS

25 February 2011
The EC says recent progress in the development of Galileo means the satellite navigation system will deliver initial services in 2014.

Watch results of a recent EGNOS flight trial

17 February 2011
Helicopters play a key role in today's rapid response services, undertaking emergency transport and delivery operations in life or death situations.

Record interest in R&D funding for satellite navigation

04 February 2011
The deadline for the FP7 3rd call for proposals in the area of satellite navigation passed on 16 December with a record number of applications received.

Modern pilgrims boost satellite navigation for all

20 January 2011
A team travelled over 700km along the historic Way of St James using satellite navigation applications adapted for people with reduced mobility.


20 January 2011
The open EU FP7 third call for proposals in the area of satellite navigation provides a total of ?30 million funding covering eight topics.

All hands on deck for European space push

10 January 2011
High level representatives have weighed in on European space activities, including EGNOS and Galileo, at a recent conference hosted by the European Parliament.

EGNOS gets an invite to your smartphone

10 January 2011
The EU-funded 'Signature' project has achieved a major milestone, delivering a new, open-source, EGNOS-based application for GPS-equipped smartphones.

'GSC' pushes for GNSS serving business needs

08 December 2010
The EU-funded 'GSC' project is working to unlock the potential of GNSS service infrastructure across Europe.

Apply now for GSA?s EGNOS Prize

24 November 2010
Entrepreneurs have only until 31 July to apply for the GSA?s Special Topic prize for the most promising EGNOS application idea

GSA releases GNSS market report 2010

24 November 2010
The GSA has published a highly anticipated GNSS Market Monitoring report, providing key information in support of entrepreneurship in the satellite navigation sector.

SMEs show high interest in R&D funding for GNSS applications

22 November 2010
The first stage of the latest FP7 call for proposals for satellite navigation applications aimed at SMEs closed on 5 October.

'GINA' demonstrates reliability of GNSS-only road pricing and the benefits of EGNOS

22 November 2010
The GINA project has designed and tested a system for accurate location of vehicles and for recording the distance they travel, laying the groundwork for fairer GNSS-only road pricing.

European regional airlines welcome Egnos to ERA General Assembly

22 November 2010
The EGNOS augmentation system, a powerful new tool for regional aviation, pushed its message at the recent ERA General Assembly in Barcelona.