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Hungary deploys EGNOS-based approaches

The first EGNOS-based approaches have been implemented in Hungary at Budapest Airport. The publication of these procedures has been possible thanks to the work performed … More ››

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Esbjerg signs up to EGNOS approaches

ESSP and Esbjerg airport have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement, paving the way for the operational use of EGNOS-based approach procedures in Esbjerg, Denmark. The signature … More ››

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Australia works to align with GPS by 2020

A team of Australian scientists is to recalculate the nation’s latitude and longitude coordinates, nudging Australia to the north, so its national map data agrees … More ››

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GSA selects latest EGNOS funded projects

European GNSS Agency GSA is to fund 14 projects to help foster the implementation of EGNOS-based operations and LPV-200 procedures at European airports as part … More ››

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World first commercial CS100 flight uses EGNOS approach at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport

The maiden flight by the Bombardier’s CS100 employed an EGNOS based LPV-200 procedure at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport on 15 July. Bombardier’s new CS100 and CS300 … More ››

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Happy Landings

The increasing popularity of EGNOS LPV-200 approach procedures as a cost effective and safe alternative for CAT I capability is attracting support from major aircraft … More ››

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Cyprus showcases SESAR PBN benefits

The SESAR JU RISE project continues to prove the benefits of performance-based navigation (PBN) in Cyprus over the past two months. Since February, more than … More ››

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In Denial

The United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working now to develop a backup system to be used by service members in the event … More ››

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Australia turns to GNSS for primary navigation

Almost 180 ground-based navigation aids and associated non-precision approach procedures will be withdrawn from service this week after Australia earlier this year moved to more … More ››

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Iridium launches alternative GPS service

Iridium has launched its Satellite Time and Location (STL) service, an alternative or companion to traditional location-based technologies to offer accurate and resilient position, navigation … More ››

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