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AirBaltic LPV entry into Operation
Saturday, March 10, 2018

After successful completion of PBN training for crew, the Latvian operator has carried out over 20 LPV operations on their Dash 8 Q400 fleet. These operations are not new to AirBaltic as the functionality is also available on their Bombardier CS300 for which they are...

Friday, March 9, 2018

The European Commission, with the support of the GSA, is launching the EGNOSHA project to determine under what conditions it would be beneficial to implement an EGNOS high accuracy service in 2020-2035.

The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry,...

Friday, March 9, 2018

Registration for the 4th Farming by Satellite Prize was officially opened at the conference “Agriculture: a new frontier for the European space policy” in the European Parliament on March 6. The aim of the prize is to promote Europe’s Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and Earth Observation (EO)...

Friday, March 2, 2018

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has published a 3rd call for proposals with a view to awarding grants to promote EGNOS operational implementation in aviation. The goal of this activity is wide-scale implementation of EGNOS-based operations throughout European airports and among European airspace users.

This call is...

Monday, February 26, 2018

Just when he thought bad weather was going to force him to turn his turboprop around and miss giving an important presentation, EGNOS saved the day. General Aviation pilot Julian Scarfe shares his experience of flying with EGNOS. 

“I was recently invited by France’s Directorate...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The World ATM Congress – a collaboration between the Civil Air Navigation Service Organisation (CANSO) and Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)– is the annual meeting for Air Navigation Services Providers, (ANSPs), Air Traffic Management (ATM) experts, and leading product developers to discuss ATM's future head-on.

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

The new guidelines aim to foster safer and more efficient maritime travel through the use of satellite-based augmentation systems (SBAS). 

Several years ago, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) became a member of the International Association of Maritime Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA). Since then,...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the Joint Research Centre, the European Commission’s in-house science service, have published a joint report containing a set of guidelines to facilitate the implementation of eCall testing in compliance with the EU Regulation 2017/79 by technical centres in charge of issuing the EC type-approval for...

Friday, October 6, 2017

We are pleased to announce a new article about European airlines adopting the usage of EGNOS published in the Airliner World magazine.

European airlines grow appetite for EGNOS

European airlines are quickly upgrading their fleets to catch up with the rapid proliferation of the so called LPV approach...

Thursday, October 5, 2017

A new version of the EGNOS Open Service Definition Document (SDD) has been released and is available here

This new version contains the following updates:

  • New commitment map increasing EGNOS Open...