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ESSP Signature Group Photo with EUSPA for New Contract
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
The European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) is Europe’s regional satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS). Used to improve the accuracy and reliability of GNSS positioning information, EGNOS is designed to provide safety of life navigation services to aviation, maritime and land-based users across the EU....
EU Space Week 2022 logo. Prague, Czech Republic. October 3 to 6.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Following two years of online only editions, EU Space Week – Europe’s premiere space event – is back. Happening 3 – 6 October, the 2022 edition will be held as a hybrid event, meaning you can join either online or physically in Prague, the heart of the EU Space Programme.  This not-to-be-missed event is set to bring together...
EGNOS Summer 22’ Bulletin release, picture of drone flying over marshland
Monday, July 4, 2022
Access here the new edition of the EGNOS Summer’ 22 bulletin to read unique success stories about the use of EGNOS in different domains. Our first article reviews in depth how EGNOS has revolutionized the way we fly, creating greater access to small and regional airports, increasing safety and facilitating more sustainable...
A320 neo with Pratt and Whitney engines flying
Monday, June 6, 2022
EGNOS, the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service, has revolutionised the way we fly: creating greater access to small and regional airports, increasing safety and facilitating more sustainable flight routes across Europe.  “From the commercial, regional, general and business aviation sectors to original equipment manufacturers (...
EGNOS webinar logo - Equipping with EGNOS and LPV
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
EGNOS experts will offer a new webinar on Thursday June 9, especially aimed at aviation operators to present the best current solutions that exist in the European market to equip an aircraft with EGNOS and LPV. ESSP, as EGNOS service provider and its team of engineers specialized in helping to implement the use of EGNOS in...
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...
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...