New Airbus A350 comes EGNOS-capable18 May 2015
New Airbus A350 comes EGNOS-capable18 May 2015 The ESA-developed EGNOS system for sharpening the accuracy of satnav across Europe has been adopted by a growing number of airports to enable satellite-guided landing approaches. The new Airbus A350 airliner, currently entering service, comes fitted w...
Global satnav augmentation systems settle on common channels post-202007 May 2015 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, thanks to decisions made at the latest gathering of worldwide satnav augmentation system providers...
Apprentices sought for ESA’s satnav summer school 28 April 2015
Apprentices sought for ESA’s satnav summer school 28 April 2015 Students still have time to join the ESA International Summer School on Global Navigation Satellite Systems, which will take place in Barcelona, Spain, at the end of August.
Colloquium on scientific and fundamental aspects of Galileo 15 April 2015 Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system, currently under construction, will affect many aspects of daily life. It also promises to be a valuable scientific yardstick – a new highly precise measuring system to apply to our planet and everything on...
Galileo satellites well on way to working orbit10 April 2015
Galileo satellites well on way to working orbit10 April 2015 Their systems performing well, Europe’s recently launched Galileo navigation satellites have carried out a set of manoeuvres that will take them down to their working positions in orbit.
Galileo system updated and back to work09 April 2015
Galileo system updated and back to work09 April 2015 The worldwide Ground Mission Segment providing all Galileo navigation messages has completed a full-scale hardware and software migration to version V2.0, and is now fully operational again.