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GNSS chip manufacturers gear up for Galileo roll-out in U.S.

GNSS chip manufacturers gear up for Galileo roll-out in U.S.

12 March 2019
Following a waiver by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of its rules in November last year, in which it allowed devices in the United States to access signals transmitted by the Galileo Global Navigation System, leading U.S. manufacturers are preparing to roll-out Galileo on U.S. territory.
World’s first Galileo-enabled PLB launched

World’s first Galileo-enabled PLB launched

28 February 2019
H2020 HELIOS and its coordinator Orolia, a global leader in emergency readiness and response, have announced the launch in Europe and the United S
The March 5 deadline approaching for 4th Horizon 2020 EGNSS Call

The March 5 deadline approaching for 4th Horizon 2020 EGNSS Call

13 February 2019
If you have an idea for an EGNSS solution addressing one or more of these challenges, be sure to submit your proposal before March 5, deadline for submissions in the 4th Horizon 2020 EGNSS Call. The call was opened last October with four topics aiming to tap into EGNSS-based innovation in support of economic growth, digitisation and environmental sustainability.
Latest batch of Galileo satellites enters service

Latest batch of Galileo satellites enters service

12 February 2019
The latest batch of four Galileo satellites - GSAT0219, GSAT0220, GSAT0221, and GSAT0222 - has been commissioned for operational use.
Galileo is key to Europe's digital economy

Galileo is key to Europe's digital economy

31 January 2019
At the 11th European Space Policy Conference in Brussels, GSA Executive Director Carlo des Dorides explained why Europe's flagship satellite navigation system, Galileo, is a cornerstone of the strategy for a European Single Digital Economy.
User Consultation Platform helps shape the future of European GNSS

User Consultation Platform helps shape the future of European GNSS

23 January 2019
The European GNSS User Consultation Platform was hard at work in Marseille during this year's EU Space Week. Parallel panel sessions brought together users from different market segments. Each session had specific objectives aiming at profiting from the valuable contributions of users.
Introducing the MyGalileoApp prize contest

Introducing the MyGalileoApp prize contest

22 January 2019
The European GNSS Agency’s (GSA) new MyGalileoApp prize contest challenges developers to design, develop, test and launch a mobile application that takes advantage of the increased accuracy and availability provided by Galileo. The winner stands to win up to EUR 100,000.00.
Paving the way to new Galileo accuracy and authentication services: Galileo E6-B/C codes now available!

Paving the way to new Galileo accuracy and authentication services: Galileo E6-B/C codes now available!

22 January 2019
The main specifications of the Galileo E6-B and E6-C codes are now available to the User Community.
Developers are in luck: GSC simulation tools database refreshed

Developers are in luck: GSC simulation tools database refreshed

17 January 2019
The GNSS Simulation and Testing Tools Infrastructure (GSTI) database has been recently updated to offer to the developer community the most comprehensive catalogue of commercial tools available for professional use.
European space community steps up to Security and Defence

European space community steps up to Security and Defence

16 January 2019
A special session at the European Space Week conference in Marseille featured representatives of key EU space bodies addressing challenges and implications in the area of Security and Defence.