Aviation in action

EGNOS in Action

25 June 2015
How EGNOS is Boosting European Business Aviation

13 Projects Funded to Foster EGNOS Implementation in Aviation

25 June 2015
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) recently announced the projects selected for funding under its 2014 Aviation Call for Grants. The first Call brought great results, with 13 out of the submitted 38 proposals being awarded funding. The grant will foster EGNOS operational implementation for all aviation sectors, including commercial, regional, business, general and rotorcraft.

Airbus A350 XWB Flies with EGNOS

25 June 2015
The Airbus A350 XWB recently became the first wide-body jet to achieve certification for its installed EGNOS-based landing system – a significant step in the uptake of the service within the commercial aviation sector.

Access Assured

23 June 2015
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) agree, with airport access being a key factor to the viability of the industry, EGNOS is clearly an enabler.

SatNav in Action: The GNSS Image Gallery

22 June 2015
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) launches new image gallery where users can download images of European GNSS programmes in action free of charge.

EGNOS Moves Closer to Dual Frequency

16 June 2015
From June 9-11, members of the aviation equipment manufacturing industry gathered to move forward on standardising aircraft equipment for European GNSS. The meeting was part of Working Group 62 of the European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment (EUROCAE), the organisation responsible for developing aviation standards.

General Aviation Enthusiastic About EGNOS

22 May 2015
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) discusses how EGNOS is benefiting the General Aviation sector at Aero Friedrichshafen.

Come Fly with EGNOS!

20 May 2015
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.

GSA and EUROCONTROL in High-Level Meeting

14 May 2015
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.

EGNOS: The Smart Choice for Aviation

27 March 2015
The World ATM Congress is the ideal venue for EGNOS to engage with partners and to introduce airports and ANSPs to the benefits of Performance Based Navigation (PBN). An EGNOS dedicated workshop organised by the European GNSS Agency (GSA) and ESSP on 10 March brought together ANSPs and airports interested in operational implementation.

GNSS Market Report 2015: Exciting Times for European GNSS

25 March 2015
A new Market Report from the European GNSS Agency (GSA) delves into the market opportunities, technology trends and future developments of GNSS, as well as how GNSS contributes to Europe’s economy. The GSA’s GNSS Market Report Issue 4 highlights the benefits that GNSS offers to Europe – including job creation and promoting innovation.

GSA Set to Launch 4th GNSS Market Report in Munich

12 March 2015
It’s March, which for the GNSS community means one thing: the Munich Satellite Summit. From March 24 – 26, GNSS players from around the world will gather in Munich to discuss and debate all things GNSS. This year, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) will launch its GNSS Market Report Issue 4 during the Summit.

Horizon 2020 promotes user services across all market segments

02 February 2015
Recently, research and development in E-GNSS has undergone a major shift from being technology driven to being user driven, and the Second Call of Horizon 2020 is set to promote this market focus.

Horizon 2020: new funding opportunities for European GNSS Applications

28 January 2015
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) recently held a workshop on funding opportunities for European GNSS Applications in Horizon 2020.

New EGNOS Service Definition Document released

23 December 2014
The European GNSS Agency on behalf of the European Commission has released the new version for the three EGNOS Service Definition Documents (SDD) already available for the EGNOS users.


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