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EGNOS Space Segment changes in the first quarter of 2020
Friday, January 17, 2020

The EGNOS geostationary satellite (GEO) INMARSAT 4F2 (PRN 126) has been introduced in the operational platform replacing satellite ASTRA 5-B (GEO-2/PRN 123), which has become part of the EGNOS TEST Platform broadcasting the TEST Signal-In-Space. This current Space Segment configuration will last until 20th February 2020, when the planned...

What integrity concept for the rail sector based on EGNSS would enable rationalising the current rail signalling infrastructure?
Monday, January 13, 2020

The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) has issued an Invitation to Tender (ITT) for a planned call for a new service contract to assess the feasibility of an EGNSS-based safety service for the rail sector beyond 2022 which would enable the rationalisation of...

Imminent changes in the EGNOS Space Segment!!
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Still not aware of the upcoming temporal modifications in the EGNOS Space Segment starting the 9th January 2020? Please, check the Service Notice #22 to keep up...

Service Notice #22 published: EGNOS Space Segment changes in the first quarter of 2020!!
Thursday, December 5, 2019

If you are an EGNOS user, please be informed of the temporal modifications expected in the EGNOS Space Segment from the 9th January 2020 to 23rd March 2020.

Due to planned activities required in the current operational EGNOS geostationary satellites (GEOs), the INMARSAT 4F2 (PRN 126) will be...

EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP) have launched the 2019 edition of its EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey. This survey will provide a better understanding of the value of EGNOS to end users and help ensure that future evolutions of the system continue to meet users’ needs.

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First EGNOS implementation on a commercial rail line: Pinerolo-Sangone
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Mr. Massimiliano Ciaffi, from for RFI, introduced the ERSAT Programme based on ERTMS and Satellite solutions where EGNOS is viewed as an external service to ERTMS during the second day of the Annual EGNOS workshop.

ERSAT programmes are designed to develop and validate EGNSS applications compatible with ERTMS evolution, including the...

Current EDAS users –market segment distribution and type of use
Thursday, November 28, 2019

Mr. Vázquez from ESSP-SAS introduced EDAS and its services, in the in Annual EGNOS workshop, focusing on the variety of GNSS products that are delivered by EDAS, and their potential to address a wide range of user needs. Then the...

GSA Adoption Strategy implementation overview
Thursday, November 28, 2019

Carmen Aguilera (GSA) presented on the second day of the in the Annual EGNOS workshop the methodology defined by GSA to foster adoption of EGNOS in maritime, rail, agriculture and geomatics market segments. She provided an overview of the priority activities for...

10 years of Open Service logo
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Over the last ten years, EGNOS OPEN SERVICE has been providing end-users with a wide range of benefits. Increased and more sustainable agricultural production strongly relies on GNSS-enabled solutions.

SBAS-based solutions are becoming of great importance in Precision Agriculture (PA) applications, frequently being...

Compliance at all airports (from 01/Apr/2018 to 31/Jul/2019))
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Teodoro Seoane, from ESSP, presented in the Annual EGNOS workshop the EGNOS system status and performance for the period of 18 April 2018-July 2019, as well as the results of the latest User Satisfaction Survey. In this period, the EGNOS Signal in Space was available at all times, and the observed Safety of Life performances covered...