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European GNSS Agency (GSA) launches 2017 GNSS Market Report

10 May 2017
In the fast evolving world of satellite navigation technology and GNSS applications, monitoring the landscape and having the latest information is essential. With its in-depth look at market opportunities and trends across eight market segments, the GSA’s 2017 GNSS Market Report is a key resource for successfully navigating this exciting market.

Network providers enthusiastic about Galileo at CLGE General Assembly

09 May 2017
At the GSA workshop “Galileo best practices”, held during the CLGE General Assembly in Lausanne, private and public network providers are enthusiastic and show remarkable progress in offering Galileo to their end-customers.

Nextjet moves closer to LPV capability

03 May 2017
Thanks to funding provided by the European GNSS Agency (GSA), NextJet’s fleet of SAAB 340 regional aircraft will soon be able to utilise EGNOS-based LPV landing procedures.

LPV capability boosts avionic simulators sales

02 May 2017
The GSA showcased the benefits of EGNOS to pilots from across Europe at the AERO 2017 show in early April at Friedrichshafen, Germany. A crucial element in raising awareness and widening the use of EGNOS for Aviation is integrating the system into training for both new and experienced pilots. The integration of EGNOS and LPV capability in ALSIM simulators boost their sales.

E-GNSS helps eastern Europe go multimodal

28 April 2017
To help eastern European countries prepare for the optimal adoption of European GNSS (E-GNSS) applications in the multimodal domains, the GSA-funded BEYOND project organised an array of events and training aimed at building the region’s E-GNSS capacity.

New funding opportunities for GNSS chipsets, receivers and antennas manufacturers

27 April 2017
Four funding opportunities currently open within the Fundamental Elements: a research and development funding mechanism to development of GNSS chipsets, receivers and antennas building on Galileo and EGNOS differentiators.

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.