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EGNOS based procedures map
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Katerina Strelcova, from GSA, and José María Lorenzo, from ESSP, presented in the Annual EGNOS workshop the main achievements and benefits of EGNOS Services for the aviation community, including commercial operations, general aviation, rotorcraft operators and drone operations, amongst others. Along that line, the work done to enable EGNOS...
Most important Rulemaking Tasks related to PBN implementation
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Manuel Rivas Vila, from EASA, presented in the Annual EGNOS workshop the most significant milestones of the current applicable regulation with importance in the EGNOS services: PBN regulation, Regulation 2017/373 on ATM/ANS and new Basic Regulation 2018/1139. The most important Rulemaking Tasks related to PBN implementation were identified along...
Proton M/Breeze M launch vehicle
Friday, October 11, 2019
The EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite was successfully launched on a Proton M/Breeze M launch vehicle from Pad 39 at Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, at 12.17 CET on Wednesday 9 October. Hosting the GEO-3 payload of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System (EGNOS), the satellite will support EGNOS V3 - the next generation of the...
EGNOS Annual Workshop 2019 (Rome, Italy, 24-25 September)
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
The EGNOS ANNUAL WORKSHOP 2019 celebrated at the ASI (Italian Space Agency) in Rome this year, gathered entrepreneurs and SMEs, along with business and public sector professionals from industry to share remarkable EGNOS implementation examples in every domain (Aviation, Rail, Maritime, Survey, Mapping, Agriculture) and how...
EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmaps: version 4.2
Thursday, September 5, 2019
The new version of the EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmaps (v4.2) has been released and is now available at the EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmap section! The EGNOS Service Implementation Roadmaps provide a high-level overview of the expected evolution for the upcoming years on each of the EGNOS Services: Safety of Life...
Aviation Dashboard
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
We are pleased to announce the new Aviation Dashboard, available under the Aviation Portal section of the website. This brand new dashboard, designed in coordination with European Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs), is aimed to display EGNOS integrated information relevant to the Aviation community although it can be...
Boreal RPAS flying
Monday, July 29, 2019
The Skyopener project, which is co-financed by the European GNSS Agency (GSA), aims to pave the way towards increased use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) in civil applications. The project has tested the benefits of multi-frequency GNSS and EGNOS in RPAS, revealing gains in terms of availability, accuracy and robustness....
Danish Air Transport (DAT) aircraft
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
DAT LT is an airline established more than 15 years ago in Lithuania which nowadays provides a mix of services including scheduled flights, ACMI (charter and leasing) and cargo. Operating a fleet of x18 ATR turboprops of various sizes and generations (including the latest -600 variant), time has come for the company to...
Plenary talk on EGNOS for agriculture, provided by Sofía Cilla, at ECPA 2019
Thursday, July 18, 2019
The 12th European Conference on Precision Agriculture, ECPA 2019, took place in Montpellier (France) between 8-11 of July. Montpellier SupAgro hosted this edition of ECPA, bringing together 380 attendees from 37 different countries, including companies, universities and research centres, in order to share the last...
GEAR Logo for Agriculture
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
The new eGnos dEmonstrator for AgRriculture (GEAR) has just been released through the EGNOS User Support Website. GEAR is an interactive virtual demonstrator that allows everyone to discover the benefits of EGNOS for machinery guidance in a friendly and entertaining way. If you have ever wondered how to drive a tractor in an efficient...