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ENAV tests first EGNOS procedures in Tunisia

ENAV, the Italian air navigation service provider, has tested and validated the new precision landing procedures with the European satellite system EGNOS, using its own … More ››

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EGNOS for three more countries

The Czech Republic, Finland and Austria join a growing list of pioneering countries offering operational EGNOS approach procedures. As of January 2014, operators can utilise … More ››

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ESSP wins new EGNOS contract

ESSP, the European satellite services provider has won another EGNOS contract. EGNOS, the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service, is a Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) … More ››

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EGNOS goes live at Milan Linate

Milan Linate airport has become the first in Italy to provide satellite-based EGNOS navigation services to all operators at no cost. Other Italian airports are … More ››

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Galileo Valley

A helicopter recently flew over a very special Alpine valley to gather data on how Europe’s two satellite navigation systems – EGNOS and Galileo – … More ››

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Environment: What advances are being made within NextGen to support environmental goals, policies and lowered emissions/noise?

Steve Fulton, GE Aviation: As part of its RNP design process, GE incorporate noise and environmental analysis as well as airport and community coordination into … More ››

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EGNOS overcomes urban challenge

The European Data Access Service (EDAS), a new commercial service of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS), has been launched EGNOS increases GPS accuracy … More ››

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Europe upgrades EGNOS positioning accuracy

A new EGNOS transponder was launched on 9 July via satellite from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, by the European Commission in order to upgrade and maintain the … More ››

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EGNOS adds 40 more airports

Forty more airports in 11 European countries will soon be accessible for EGNOS-equipped aircraft thanks to a European Union-funded project. The ACCEPTA project either co-funds … More ››

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RC receives Euro airspace certification

A number of Rockwell Collins’ surveillance, communication and navigation systems for business aircraft have recently received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification to comply with … More ››

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