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New EDAS SDD booklet
Monday, June 3, 2019

A new release of the Service Definition Document (SDD) for the EGNOS Data Access Service (EDAS) has been published today!

EDAS is the EGNOS data service accessible through the Internet which offers EGNOS data in...

EGNOS remained unaffected after the GPS Week Rollover event
Thursday, April 11, 2019

EGNOS showed once again its robust design and its capability to cope with external events, in this case in front of the GPS Week Rollover event.

On Saturday 6 April 2019, at 23:59:...

GPS week rollover
Monday, March 18, 2019

If you haven’t heard of the GPS Week Rollover and its potentially critical consequences, or haven’t taken any action, now it is the time to do so, and you can do it by reading this article. Due to this GPS event and its effects, explained hereinafter, EGNOS encourages all its users to check their GPS receivers.

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EGNOS User Satisfaction Survey
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP) have launched the 2018 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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CGEOS to use EGNOS for geodesy and high precision applications
Friday, March 8, 2019

CGEOS Creative Geosensing is a Belgian company specialized in engineering geodesy and high precision positioning applications. CGEOS was founded by Professor Joël van Cranenbroeck in January 2014, taking advantage of his long-term (more than 30 years) experience with GNSS...

Service implementation Roadmaps published
Monday, February 18, 2019

The new version v4.1 of the EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmaps has been released and they are now available at the EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmap section.

These new versions provide a high-level overview of the expected evolution in the next three years for each of the EGNOS Services; Safety of Life (SoL),...

EGNOS for mountain biking
Thursday, February 14, 2019

IMBA Spain has recently published a new version of its Signalling Manual, which establishes the procedure and associated methods to plan, prepare, certify, inspect and promote MTB centres,...

Image announcingthe evolution of EGNOS
Monday, February 4, 2019

The EGNOS Service Provision (ESP) consists in delivering three types of services: the Open Service (OS), the Safety of Life service (SoL) and EGNOS Data Access Services (EDAS). The current EGNOS System was developed in early 2000’s, and is to be replaced by a new generation “EGNOS V3”.

This latter will augment both GPS and Galileo,...

European space technology has proven to be determining to make efficient decisions
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

As was highlighted at the 2018 European Space Week special session on Interconnectivity, European space technology is providing smart, new applications that deliver the information we need to make faster, easier and more efficient decisions.

According to a study conducted by CISCO, by as early as next year, there...

EGNOS as an aid for blind explorers
Friday, January 11, 2019

On 3 December, as part of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Geko Navsat inaugurated the first accessible urban park using its Blind Explorer sensorial guidance solution.

With one in 30 people in Europe experiencing vision loss, innovator Rafael Olmedo had an idea: pair sound cues with augmented...