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EU Space Week 2022 logo. Prague, Czech Republic. October 3 to 6.
Friday, May 6, 2022
EU Space Week, the go-to event for Europe’s space community, is happening 3 – 6 October 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic. After two years of online-only editions, EU Space Week 2022 is set to bring together the entire European Union space community. From policymakers to industry, start-ups, public authorities, investors and...
EGIS Webinar GNSS and HEMS. Helicopter and participant logos
Friday, March 25, 2022
EUSPA, ESSP and EGIS are pleased to invite you to a webinar dedicated to Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) operations; “Saving patient lives using GNSS for HEMS operations” that will be held on the 31st of March 2022, from 13:00 to 14:45 (CET). As part of the agenda, there will be a slot focused on how EGNOS can provide...
Sun image with sunspots
Thursday, March 24, 2022
A gradual growth in solar activity is being monitored in the past months. This cyclical activity is expected to increase in the upcoming years and could have an impact on Navigation and Telecommunication Systems. Roughly about every 11 years, the solar magnetic field experiences cyclical variations, called solar cycles, that impact activity...
Small EU aerodromes path
Thursday, February 10, 2022
EUSPA launched a new initiative called "EUSPA Network of pilot projects" to facilitate the implementation of EGNOS-based procedures to non-instrument runways for general aviation and validate the safety assessment guidelines, published earlier in November. Since its certification for use in civil aviation in 2011, EGNOS has become an...
Fleet management SW screenshot
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Nowadays, fleet management is an ordinary solution used to enhance efficiency and productivity in agricultural tasks. This application may contribute to vehicle maintenance, overseeing fuel consumption and fuel costs, driver management, asset utilization, pass-to-pass planning and the implementation of any program that increases the company’s...
Preliminary environmental assessments at Almería (Spain) and Akureyri (Iceland) airports
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Transforming aviation towards a more environmentally-friendly transport mode is a key priority for the segment right now, accelerated by the European Green Deal. Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions, carbon footprint and noise levels are some elements which aviation aims to reduce. For this reason, ANSPs are implementing greener solutions to their...
Aviation, agriculture, rail, and maritime at the heart of EGNOS service provision
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
The 10th edition of the EGNOS Workshop brought together nearly 500 users of the European Satellite-Based augmentation service (SBAS), EGNOS, to appreciate how they are taking the best out of this component of the EU Space Programme. The EGNOS Workshop is an opportunity to connect with Europe’s SBAS users, catch up on the GNSS...
In the coming years, EGNOS V3 will be available and the user experience will be maximised through the strengthening of Galileo and GPS.
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
The EGNOS Workshop is the opportunity to learn about the evolution of EGNOS services and connect with Europe’s Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) users. Organised by the EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) and the EGNOS Service Provider (ESSP), the EGNOS Annual Workshop provided nearly 500 participants first-...
2021 EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
The EU Agency for the Space Programme, EUSPA, has launched the 2021 EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey. Having your feedback is crucial to the evolution of the satnav components of the EU Space Programme. The EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey is addressing all users and market segments including: Aviation, Maritime, Rail, Road,...
EGNOS Workshop 2021 registration image
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Organised by the EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) and the EGNOS Service Provider (ESSP), this year, the 10th edition of the EGNOS Workshop will be an online event, live-streamed from 09:30 to 17:00 CET on Thursday, 2nd December. The workshop is the opportunity to learn more about the evolution of the EGNOS Safety of Life service and...