Latest European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service Stories

2010-10-30 12:55:00

This year’s ESA Innovation Prize for the European Satellite Navigation Competition has been awarded to an application that uses satellites to detect river pollution. A separate prize supported by ESA was awarded to a startup company for a pioneering system that uses satellite data to boost investment in farming.

2010-06-21 06:22:10

Young engineers and scientists from all over the world will gather this summer in Denmark to study navigation by satellite, devising new scientific and technical improvements, products and services.

2010-06-08 11:50:00

The Berlin Air and Space Show, ILA, one of the world’s largest aerospace trade shows, opens next week.

2009-10-01 12:36:02

During a press conference today, Mr Antonio Tajani, European Commission Vice-President for Transport Policy, announced the official start of operations for EGNOS, the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service. The EGNOS ‘Open Service’ is now available.

2009-01-21 09:15:00

A new system proposes to use satellite navigation to locate the precise position of casualties, and ultimately save lives.

2009-01-15 09:22:06

A new tracking system is making use of satellite navigation data to ensure safe roads in Europe.

2007-12-17 08:29:42

A recently installed FAA navigation system call

2006-06-17 09:48:17

A prototype satellite navigation system accurate enough to direct vision-impaired pedestrians to their destination has recently been successfully demonstrated in Madrid.

2005-07-07 18:03:32

A new experience of satellite navigation for the European Space Agency during the 5th stage of the Tour de France between Chambord and Montargis.

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