Category Archives: Navigation

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Almost 180 ground-based navigation aids and associated non-precision approach procedures will be withdrawn from service this week after Australia earlier this year moved to more … More ››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

Europe’s satellite navigation agency GSA is looking for the best ideas and applications that leverage Galileo’s Initial Services. The GSA is accepting applications for its … More ››

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Space Bound

A team of European mission control experts will be watching closely next week when two Galileo satellites are boosted into space, ready to shepherd the … More ››

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Indra Navia wins Boeing GBAS contract

Indra Navia has been awarded a contract to supply a NORMARC Ground Based Augmentation System (GBAS) to Boeing for use during flight test operations. GBAS … More ››

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