News

Contracts to complete Galileo ground segments signed

29 June 2011
Contracts covering work on Galileo ground segments have been signed at the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget.

Race to the finish: ESNC's final call for satnav ideas

28 June 2011
The European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) wants to hear from you. The deadline for submission is approaching fast: 30 June 2011.

EGNOS advances GNSS-based road tolling case

27 June 2011
EGNOS and Galileo will be major assets for European transport operators as they push forward new improvements in road infrastructure and traffic control.

EGNOS now a key selling point in business aviation sector

24 June 2011
Leading aircraft and equipment manufacturers embrace EGNOS at this year's European Business Aviation Convention and Exibition (EBACE) in Geneva.

First Master's degree course in GNSS starts in September

24 June 2011
ENAC and ISAE in Toulouse are launching a new Master of Science (MSc) in GNSS programme.

Living labs provide reality checks for satnav prototypes

16 June 2011
The satellite navigation community is embracing the marriage of users, researchers and industry in the form of 'living labs'.

ESNC 2011 launch

06 June 2011
The European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) goes from strength to strength with new regional partners and new prizes.

Rewarding the best innovative ideas for EGNOS

20 May 2011
The search is on for new ideas that could use European Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS).

'Aerodays 2011' provides platform for EGNOS

17 May 2011
The EGNOS programme made a strong showing at this year's 'Aerodays' conference in Madrid.

International Conference on Localisation and GNSS

03 May 2011
The first 'ICL-GNSS' will be held in Tampere, Finland on 29-30 June 2011.

'Accepta' for EGNOS and aviation to hold major user forum

18 April 2011
The EU-funded Accepta project will hold a user forum on Thursday, 30 June 2011 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

New 'GSTI' platform helps users find testing and simulation tools

18 April 2011
The EU-funded TestCase project has delivered a web-based interface that delivers key support for testing of GNSS equipment or applications.

French aviation's strong support for EGNOS recognised

11 April 2011
The GSA and ESSP have recognised France's Direction des Services de la Navigation Aérienne (DGAC/DSNA) as the first to publish an EGNOS approach procedure at Pau airport.

'TeamSurv' using satnavs to map the bottom of the sea

11 April 2011
The EU-funded 'TeamSurv' system is harnessing the power of numbers to chart the seabed.

'Liveline' considers ethics of location-based services

07 April 2011
The EU-funded ?Liveline? project has joined the debate on LBS security and privacy.