The 12th European Space Conference put the focus on climate, development and securityFebruary 03, 2020
The 12th European Space Conference held in Brussels received more than 1000 attendees. The clear focus was the growth plans, climate ambitions, security and defense in European space technology
‘I am a true believer in the European project’ - Carlo des Dorides talks about his time at GSAJanuary 30, 2020
Carlo des Dorides took up his position as executive director of the European GNSS Agency (GSA) on February 1, 2011. In the nine years since then, the Galileo programme has progressed from a project on paper to an operational programme with over a billion users around the globe. As his term at the helm of the Agency draws to an end, the GSA executive director looks back at the successes and challenges of the past nine years and speaks about his hopes for the future.
KARI renews its confidence in ESSPDecember 16, 2019
South Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) and ESSP (European Satellite Service Provider) again sealed their collaboration by signing a new contract for the second phase of preparation of KASS (Korea Augmentation Satellite System).
ESSP and LGS (Latvijas Gaisa Satiksme) have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement for Riga International AiportNovember 27, 2019
The agreement will enable the publication of EGNOS-based approach procedures in this Latvian airport
ANA Luxembourg receives an EGNOS award during the EGNOS Annual WorkshopNovember 20, 2019
The European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP) and the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (GSA) organized another edition of the the EGNOS Annual Workshop. This year's event took place in Rome on the 24th and 25th of September.
ESSP obtains ISO 27001: 2013 certificationOctober 14, 2019
ESSP successfully gained ISO 27001:2013 certification in July 2019. The award ceremony took place in the ESSP’s Toulouse premises on 11th October 2019. The ESSP’s CEO Mr. Thierry Racaud and, the AFNOR Occitanie representative Mr. Patrice Garcia were in attendance, amongst others.
EUTELSAT 5 West B successfully launched with EGNOS payloadOctober 10, 2019
The EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite was successfully launched on a Proton M/Breeze M launch vehicle from Pad 39 at Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, at 12.17 CET on Wednesday 9 October. Hosting the GEO-3 payload of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System (EGNOS), the satellite will support EGNOS V3 - the next generation of the EGNOS programme.