New Safety of Life SDD v3.2 ReleasedOctober 01, 2018
The GSA, under collaboration with ESSP SAS, has published a new version of the Service Definition Document (SDD) for the EGNOS Safety of Life service! This long awaited release comes with a whole new collection of many important topics and improved performances.
GNSS User Technology Report 2018 available for download now!September 25, 2018
GNSS User Technology Report 2018 - the go-to source for information on the dynamic, global GNSS user technology industry
Getting REAL with dronesSeptember 17, 2018
Today, RPAS operations are usually limited to segregated airspace or visual line of sight conditions, and operators and manufacturers rarely integrate certified avionics on-board. However, for RPAS to operate autonomously with other airspace users in a shared airspace volume, certified avionic equipment will probably be needed. This represents a great opportunity for GNSS augmented services, like EGNOS.
Agriculture and Space Day: Space technology revolutionising agricultureSeptember 04, 2018
Agriculture and Space Day, to be held in Brussels on September 5, will showcase how Europe’s space programme is revolutionising agricultural production, making it more efficient and reducing the environmental impact of the sector.
EU initiative achieves greater airport safety with 3D GNSSAugust 02, 2018
The increase of air traffic in the skies across Europe is the challenge of ensuring that its airports present, at all times, the highest security with respect to its air accessibility. The BLUEGNSS project has applied Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) to eleven airports in the Southeastern Mediterranean region in order to increase safety and airport accessibility, according to the European Commission’s Community Research and Development Information Service (CORDIS).
European Space Week 2018: Make space in your calendarJuly 31, 2018
Mark your calendar for European Space Week 2018, and don’t miss out on the leading European space programmes conference, connecting business, policy-makers, international experts and space application user communities, which will take place in Marseille, France, on 3-6 December 2018.
Korean media community enthusiastic about EGNOS achievementsJune 11, 2018
An extensive delegation of media groups from Korea visited ESSP-SAS headquarters in Toulouse last May 30th to know first-hand how EGNOS works from space, and how its implementation affects us on a day-to-day basis.
Signature of the EGNOS V3 Support contractJune 08, 2018
A major milestone was reached on 31 May with the signature of a 7-year contract with Airbus for the support to EGNOS v3 development.