Press Releases

25 March 2010
The official EGNOS Portal ( is the one-stop point of access, information resource and forum for all those developing and using satellite navigation equipment and applications and aiming to benefit from the enhanced precision and other features of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS), Europe’s satellite-based augmentation system.
03 March 2010

Antonio Tajani Vice-Président de la Commission Européenne en charge de l'industrie et de l'entrepreneuriat Discours d'ouverture des Galileo applications days Galileo Applications Days Brussels, 3 March 2010

03 March 2010
From March 3 to 5, the European Commission is hosting the ‘Galileo Application Days’ event where around 40 cutting-edge satellite navigation applications will be demonstrated live.
03 March 2010
If a sailor falls overboard at sea, his best chance of rescue is being picked up by the boat he has fallen out of due to improved navigation which can guide the boat to him
02 February 2010
Live demonstrations of cutting-edge satellite navigation applications and a three-day conference in Brussels promoting the use of EGNOS and Galileo will be part of the launch of this year’s European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC).
21 October 2009
The European GNSS Supervisory Authority (GSA) awarded its 2009 European Satellite Navigation Competition Special Topic Prize at the prestigious Residenz in Munich, Germany. The honour went to a new precise outdoor navigation system for smart phones.
23 June 2009
Entrepreneurs with a commercial plan to use the EGNOS satellite navigation signal have a chance to make their vision a reality by entering the Special Topic Prize for the most promising EGNOS application idea, which the GSA offers in line with the European Satellite Navigation Competition 2009.
23 June 2009
Unternehmer mit Ideen zur kommerziellen Nutzung des EGNOS Satellitennavigationssignal erhalten die Möglichkeit, ihre Visionen Realität werden zu lassen: mit der Teilnahme am Spezialpreis der GSA für die beste EGNOS Anwendungsidee im Rahmen des European Satellite Navigation Competition 2009.
04 November 2008
The European GNSS Supervisory Authority (GSA) awarded a Special Topic Prize at the European Satellite Navigation Competition to a proposed system to rescue people who are lost overboard at sea.
14 April 2008
The European GNSS Supervisory Authority (GSA) has just released a new version of the Galileo Open Service Signal-In-Space Interface Control Document, the 'Galileo OS SIS ICD'