AERO 2017 shows EGNOS benefits

26 April 2017
AERO is the largest Europe-based trade show for general aviation. The show takes place annually in early April at the Friedrichshafen Messe in southern Germany. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, AERO 2017 was a record breaker with over 700 exhibitors featuring a wealth of flying machines and services, from business jets and gyrocopters to drones and gliders. GSA was there showcasing the benefits of EGNOS for aviation on a dedicated stand and through a series of ‘targeted conferences.’

Final countdown to the 2nd Galileo Hackathon

25 April 2017
The Galileo Hackathon is less than one month away – are you ready to show off your coding skills?

Applications Open for Special Prize Celebrating 60 Years of Europe

24 April 2017
Awarded as part of the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC), which was launched at a kick-off meeting in Brussels on April 5, this year a Special Prize aims to find the best ideas using European GNSS (Galileo and EGNOS) that contribute to European integration.

2017 European Satellite Navigation Competition kicks off in Brussels

21 April 2017
From 1 April to 30 June 2017, the European Satellite Navigation Competition (known as the ‘Galileo Masters’), the largest international competition for the innovative use of satellite navigation, will be scouting for outstanding ideas and business models to put on the fast track.

EGNOS to get bigger footprint in eastern Europe

20 April 2017
To help eastern European countries implement EGNOS-based LPV procedures, the GSA-funded BEYOND project organised an array of workshops and training aimed at building the region’s European GNSS capacity.

Coming soon: the 2017 GSA GNSS Market Report

19 April 2017
The all-new 2017 GSA GNSS Market Report will be launched in May, and here’s a sneak peek at the market intelligence and insight you’ll find inside.

GSA Executive Director Carlo des Dorides outlines the GNSS Technology landscape of tomorrow at 33rd Annual Space Symposium

18 April 2017
Technology keynote outlines how the rapid development of mass market consumer devices will only increase the demand for higher accuracy and dual frequency GNSS transmission solutions, such as those offered by Galileo.

EU Takes the Stage at the 33rd annual Space Symposium

12 April 2017
For the first time, European Union officials presented keynote addresses at the world’s premier space conference as progress of the EU’s flagship space programmes – Galileo, EGNOS and Copernicus – puts the EU firmly in the club of global space service providers.
GSA Executive Director Carlos des Dorides presents prize to Andreas Winther Rousing, the winner of the newly founded GSA scholarship “Young GSA – New Navigation Horizons" at the 2017 Space Generation Fusion Forum.

GSA highlights the benefits of a multi-GNSS world at the 7th Space Generation Fusion Forum

11 April 2017
With the recent influx of new public and private players into the operational space arena, including Europe’s own Galileo, young space professionals review the economic, policy and technology innovation possibilities that space is enabling for the future.
Gian-Gherardo Calini of GSA speaking at the Munich summit

Munich Summit 2017: Time for Backup?

07 April 2017
The main theme of the 2017 Munich Satellite Navigation Summit was ‘GNSS – is it time for backup?’ The GSA was present to help provide answers to this question and update the global GNSS community on progress and future trends in its programmes, including discussion on possible requirements for a second generation of Galileo satellites.
The Galileo SAR service reduces the time to detect a person in distress from three hours to just 10 minutes.

Happy Beacon Awareness Day!

05 April 2017
To mark international Beacon Awareness Day, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) highlights the benefits of the Galileo Search and Rescue (SAR) service.

Galileo Public Regulated Service ready for action

04 April 2017
The unique Galileo Public Regulated Service (PRS) offers a dedicated authenticated and encrypted service for governmental authorised users in areas such as public safety and security, critical infrastructures, and defence. The PRS session at the Munich Satellite Navigation Summit on 16 March provided an overview on the current status of PRS implementation in Europe and a glimpse of its potential applications.

Poland in POSITION

03 April 2017
The GSA-funded POSITION project has helped put Poland on the European GNSS map. After helping numerous start-ups take their GNSS-based products and services from idea to reality, they are now shifting their focus to marketization.

EU Space Programmes plan prominent presence at upcoming 33rd Space Symposium

30 March 2017
With both the European Union’s (EU) global flagship space programmes, Galileo and Copernicus, now delivering services to users around the world, for the first time the EU - represented by the European Commission and the European GNSS Agency (GSA) - will have a strong presence at the 33rd Space Symposium event, held 2-6 April in Colorado Springs, USA.

Why you should apply for e-KnoT industry vouchers

29 March 2017
Are you an EU-based GNSS company looking to increase your competitiveness, take your idea to the next level or bring a product to market? Then apply today for free consultancy sessions from some of Europe’s top European researchers and experts.