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Eurocontrol links with GSA on satellite navigation

GSA, the European global navigation satellite systems agency has forged a long term partnership with Europe’s air navigation safety agency Eurocontrol. The objecive of the … More ››

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Global satnav augmentation systems settle on common channels post-2020

The next decade’s aircraft pilots will be able to rely on enhanced, reliable satellite navigation signals on a seamless basis across much of the world, … More ››

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Airbus launches world-first green IFR procedures for helicopters

Airbus Helicopters has achieved another key milestone in advancing eco-friendly rotorcraft operations by successfully demonstrating low-noise helicopter instrument (IFR) approaches at an airport with commercial … More ››

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EGNOS-Africa office opens for business

The SAFIR (Satellite navigation services for AFrIcan Region) project has opened the EGNOS-Africa Joint Programme Office (JPO). The SAFIR project is a three-year project funded … More ››

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EGNOS grants on offer to promote uptake

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has launched a call for proposals to foster further EGNOS adoption in the European civil aviation sector. The grant aims … More ››

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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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Racaud appointed EGNOS chief

ESSP has appointed Thierry Racaud as its new chief executive. He is, currently vice president at CapGemini AeroSpace & Defence, based in Toulouse. Thierry will … More ››

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EU seeks Med EGNOS applications

A European-Union funded consortium invites companies and public agencies from Mediterranean countries in North Africa and the Middle East to submit ideas for extending Galileo … 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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