The European GNSS Agency (GSA) discusses how EGNOS is benefiting the General Aviation sector at Aero Friedrichshafen.
Since its certification for civil aviation in 2011, EGNOS – the European satellite-based augmentation system – has been making flights in Europe safer, greener and more efficient. To celebrate this achievement and further promote EGNOS, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) in collaboration with the European Commission, recently invited the media and European aviation stakeholders for a unique EGNOS Flight Event in Toulouse.
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) takes part in the General Assembly of the Council of European Geodetic Surveyors (CLGE), laying out the benefits of EGNSS for the surveying community and helping to launch a dedicated special prize for EGNSS-related achievements in the CLGE student contest.
European GNSS Agency (GSA) Executive Director Carlo des Dorides meets with EUROCONTROL Director-General Frank Brenner and Director Pan-European Single Sky Adriaan Heerbaart to discuss common concerns and new cooperative activities.
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) supported e-KnoT project to further strengthen the interaction between education, research and industry with a new voucher programme aimed at helping companies seeking high-level scientific support.
The European Parliament votes in favour of a new regulation requiring all newly manufactured cars to be equipped with ‘eCall’ from April 2018.
Innovative companies with new ideas for using data from global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) could get a share of prizes totalling EUR 1 million and connect with leading business incubators to bring their idea to market.
As European Space Policy – and EU satellite navigation systems in particular – shift from technology and systems development to services and applications, the need for an appropriate regulatory and legal framework is clear.