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The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is playing a key role in the downstream user uptake activities of Copernicus, the EU Earth Observation Programme

Copernicus to expand its user-base with new demonstrators (Webinar)

24 May 2022
EUSPA published a procurement on “Copernicus Demonstrators” to promote the uptake of the Copernicus Programme. To encourage the widest participation possible, the agency is organizing an industry day to present all the procurement details on 06 June 2022 at 10:00 CEST online.
Philippe Bertrand, EUSPA SAB Chair, Rodrigo da Costa, EUSPA Executive Director, Bruno Vermeire, outgoing EUSPA SAB chair

New chair-elect for the Security Accreditation Board (SAB) of EUSPA

18 May 2022
The EU Member States representatives of the European Union Agency for the Space Programme elected today Mr Philippe Bertrand to chair its Security Accreditation Board.
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Happy Birthday EUSPA!

12 May 2022
The EU Agency for the Space Programme celebrates its first anniversary with new services, a new satellite and even more end users.
The new Galileo High Accuracy Service Signal-In-Space Interference Control Document (HAS SIS ICD) is now published

Galileo High Accuracy Service Signal in Space Interface Control Document officially published

11 May 2022
Galileo High Accuracy Service gets one step closer to the launch of initial services.
Europe Day held on 9 May every year celebrates peace and unity in Europe.

Celebrating Europe’s biggest achievements – including the EU Space Programme

09 May 2022
EUSPA celebrates Europe Day – a chance to highlight European integration and values and how the EU Space Programme is helping build an even better EU for tomorrow.
EUSPA is organizing an industry day on 13 May 2022 at 16.00 to present the details of the procurement for “Engineering Services”.

EUSPA is looking for Galileo Engineering Support

06 May 2022
EUSPA published a procurement on “Engineering Services” for the Galileo Programme. To encourage the widest participation possible, the agency is organizing an industry day to present all the procurement details on 13 May 2022 at 16:00.
Nikolina joins the Galileo family

Another step for EU’s positioning system: Nikolina joins the Galileo family!

05 May 2022
After a challenging Launch and Early Orbit Phase (LEOP) and Testing campaign during the pandemic times, Galileo satellite “Nikolina” (GSAT0223) is entering service provision as of today. The satellite will reinforce the performance and robustness of the EU’s satellite-based positioning system.
Rodrigo da Costa, EUSPA Executive Director, Susan Steele, Executive Director of EFCA

Partnering to promote sustainable fisheries and aquafarms

04 May 2022
A new Memorandum of Understanding aims to better leverage Galileo and Copernicus to further the goals of the Common Fisheries Policy and the EU’s Green Deal.
EU Space Week, the go-to event of for Europe’s space community, is happening 3 – 6 October 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic.

EU Space Week 2022: Addressing user needs through #EUSpace

03 May 2022
EU Space Week, the go-to event of for Europe’s space community, is happening 3 – 6 October 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Surveying with integrated equipment

Galileo helps map out safer cycling routes in the Netherlands

28 April 2022
An initiative in the Netherlands leverages Galileo’s enhanced accuracy and positioning to conduct a comprehensive safety assessment of local bicycle paths.
EGNSS Service Demonstrator as the centralised platform for EGNSS demonstration capabilities

PIN: European GNSS Service Demonstrator

26 April 2022
The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) has issued a Prior Information Notice (PIN) for a planned call to develop the European GNSS Service Demonstrator (ESD) providing a centralised platform for the demonstration of new and enhanced end-to-end European Global Navigation Satellite System (EGNSS) services
EUSPA: the gatekeeper to a secure EU Space Programme

EUSPA: the gatekeeper to a secure EU Space Programme

21 April 2022
Speaking at CYSAT, EUSPA highlighted how its security apparatus helps protect the space-based data we depend on against malicious cyberattacks.
The GNSS Task Force Meeting brings stakeholders together to discuss experience around raw measurement use.

GNSS Raw Measurements Task Force Meeting: Registration now open!

13 April 2022
The GNSS Task Force Meeting brings stakeholders together to discuss experience around raw measurement use.
Each AMBici bike will be equipped with a Galileo-enabled GNSS receiver.

Galileo positions e-bike sharing programme as a game changer in urban mobility

12 April 2022
A new electric bike sharing programme in the Barcelona metropolitan area will use Galileo’s highly accurate positioning and timing information.
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How the EU Space Programme helps address the new challenges of a changing Arctic

08 April 2022
Polar regions are faced with emerging challenges. Climate change is affecting the entire globe, but it is especially pronounced at the poles. With an integrated EU Space Programme in place, Europe has the capacity to better understand the challenges the Arctic Circle is confronted with, shape new mitigating policies and develop the necessary tools to fight climate change.