Press Releases

18 February 2020
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and SuperHalfs are delighted to announce that Galileo – the European Union’s global navigation satellite system - has thrown its support behind the international half marathon series and will become the Presenting Partner. The news comes as thousands prepare to plot their running journey across the continent. 
14 February 2020
Paris, 14 February, 2020 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that the GEO-3 payload of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System (EGNOS), a hosted payload aboard its EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite, has successfully entered into service.
13 February 2020
Paris, le 13 février 2020 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris : ETL) annonce avoir réussi la mise en service de la charge utile GEO-3 du Service européen de navigation par recouvrement géostationnaire (EGNOS), embarquée à bord du satellite EUTELSAT 5 West B.
27 November 2019
The University of Technology of Compiègne, France, has hosted a live demonstration of the first autonomous vehicle powered by Galileo. As part of this demonstration, a Renault ZOE electric car has been autonomously driven on tracks and on public roads in a world first for the Galileo programme.
27 November 2019
La démonstration du premier véhicule autonome utilisant Galileo s’est déroulée aujourd’hui à l'université de technologie de Compiègne, en France. Une voiture électrique Renault ZOE a été conduite de manière autonome sur piste et sur route, une première mondiale pour le système Galileo.
08 November 2019
The winners of this year’s MyGalileoApp competition have been announced at a ceremony held at the European GNSS Agency (GSA) headquarters in Prague on November 7. First prize of EUR 100,000 went to ARGEO, a mobile app based on geolocation, augmented reality and blockchain that allows users to discover content such as prizes, coupons and shopping cards geo-located around the streets of a city.
07 November 2019
Již popáté otevře 8.–9. listopadu Evropská agentura pro globální navigační satelitní systém (GSA) své dveře široké veřejnosti, která již tradičně netrpělivě očekává každoroční představení činnosti samotné GSA i kosmických programů EU Galileo a EGNOS. Stejně jako v předchozích letech si veřejnost bude moci v rámci Dnů otevřených dveří GSA 2019 užívat program nabitý vzrušujícími aktivitami i zajímavými prezentacemi.
07 November 2019
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) is opening its doors to the public for the fifth time on 8-9 November in what has become an eagerly awaited annual presentation of the GSA’s activities and of the European Union’s space programmes Galileo and EGNOS. As in previous years, the GSA Open Days 2019, which is being organised during Czech Space Week, will be packed with exciting activities and interesting presentations for the public to enjoy.
05 November 2019
Four new innovation actions, with a total budget of EUR 21 million, opened under the Horizon 2020 call ‘EGNSS market uptake 2019-2020’ on November 5. Dealing with EGNSS applications for pre-commercial procurement and fostering digitisation, smart mobility, societal resilience and environmental protection, these are the last Horizon 2020 calls before the launch of its successor framework programme – Horizon Europe. The deadline for submissions is 5 March 2020.
23 October 2019
Connected and Automated Driving is transforming the way vehicles are operated and integrated in the connected mobility ecosystem, and Europe’s GNSS programme Galileo is at the heart of this transformation. Join us at the University of Technology of Compiègne, France, on 27 November for a live demonstration of the first Galileo-enabled autonomous vehicle made in the EU and see for yourself how Galileo is driving the future of autonomous vehicles.