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ESSP Management Announcement

March 16, 2020

In the context of the extremely fast evolution of the Covid-19 epidemic, the health of ESSP personnel is of primary concern. Concurrently, ESSP must join in the European effort to slow down the development of the epidemic.

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The 12th European Space Conference put the focus on climate, development and security

The 12th European Space Conference put the focus on climate, development and security

February 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

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‘I am a true believer in the European project’ - Carlo des Dorides talks about his time at GSA

January 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.

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KARI renews its confidence in ESSP

December 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).

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ESSP and LGS (Latvijas Gaisa Satiksme) have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement for Riga International Aiport

November 27, 2019

The agreement will enable the publication of EGNOS-based approach procedures in this Latvian airport

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ANA Luxembourg receives an EGNOS award during the EGNOS Annual Workshop

November 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.


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ESSP obtains ISO 27001: 2013 certification

October 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.

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EUTELSAT 5 West B successfully launched with EGNOS payload

October 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.

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