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GNSS is the best solution for new road charging schemes

28 March 2012
Delegates at this year's RUC 2012 Conference in Brussels discussed new trends in road charging in Europe, including Galileo and EGNOS-based schemes.

Satellite Navigation Summit highlights GNSS security

26 March 2012
High-level representatives discussed the state of play in global satellite navigation technologies, including GPS, Glonass, EGNOS and Galileo, and China's Compass.

GSA awards three countries for EGNOS introduction

21 March 2012
At the recent ATC Global conference, the GSA and ESSP presented awards for work to introduce EGNOS in the aviation sector.

Project for dangerous goods transport delivers key technical specifications

07 March 2012
'Scutum' has delivered a crucial new document, laying out technical specifications for new products and applications based on EGNOS/EDAS.

EGNOS winning hearts and minds in Cannes

05 March 2012
The GSA brings EGNOS to this year's Business Airport World Expo in Cannes.

EGNOS ideas can win the 2012 Galileo Masters

01 March 2012
Since 2004, the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) has been identifying and rewarding the best ideas in satellite navigation applications. And ESNC 2012, with some new sponsors and increased European Commission support, will be no exception.

'Satloc' project launches satellite positioning for rail transport

23 February 2012
The EU-funded Satloc project will demonstrate satellite-based train control for low-traffic railways on the Brasov-Zarnesti line in Romania.

Precision salt spreading demonstrated in Prague

11 January 2012
'Golden Ice' project demonstrates EGNOS-guided salt distribution on winter roads.

EGNOS now approved for aviation in Germany

23 December 2011
From 15 December 2011, aircraft may fly approach procedures with vertical guidance provided by EGNOS.

EGNOS for aviation comes a step closer

19 December 2011
Aurigny Air Services has completed the testing of a new EGNOS-based system that could greatly improve landing capabilities at small airports.

Experts consider impact of Europe’s GNSS programmes

07 December 2011
Leading authorities discuss Galileo, emphasising prospects for international co-operation, business opportunities and other benefits.

Cars with foresight … enter the world of enhanced satellite-based driver assistance

05 December 2011
EU-funded 'Geneva' project uses EGNOS to warn drivers of impending collision

'CoVeL' project demonstrates lane-level road navigation system

25 November 2011
The EU-funded CoVel project has demonstrated the smarter road navigation system of the future, bringing in-car navigation to road lane-level, using EGNOS EDAS data.

EU and partners express strong support for Europe in space

16 November 2011
At the European Parliament in Brussels, EU leaders have put their full weight behind flagship EU space initiatives Galileo, EGNOS and GMES. Still to be resolved are key governance issues, including the role of the GSA.

New free software 'Toolkits' bring EGNOS accuracy and integrity to smart phones

15 November 2011
The European Commission has introduced free, downloadable and ready-to-use Toolkits to help anyone develop enhanced location and timing applications that harness the power of Europe’s EGNOS satellite-based augmentation system.