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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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DFS clinches award for EGNOS roll-out

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has received an award for its introduction of new approach procedures that use the data provided by the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay … More ››

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Solar storm shield for EGNOS

Europe’s EGNOS satnav augmentation service which guides aircraft landings will be strengthened against the effects of solar storms and its design future-proofed. Officials from the … More ››

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Skyguide EGNOS-based procedures honoured

Swiss air navigation service provider Skyguide has been awarded a distinction for its introduction of new approach procedures based on data provided by EGNOS, the … More ››

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NATS outlines Guernsey EGNOS contribution

NATS, the UK’s air navigation services provider, reports that it hasoverseen the introduction of the first commercial operation based on the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay … More ››

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First EGNOS-based operational landing in the Channel Islands

For the first time in Europe a commercial scheduled airline is using an EGNOS based LPV procedure for landing. From December 21, the Trislander aircraft … More ››

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EGNOS now approved for use in Germany

Aircraft may fly approach procedures with vertical guidance provided by EGNOS (European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service) at 38 airports in Germany from today. Permission to … More ››

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Smaller French airports to deploy EGNOS

Pau Pyrenees in southern France has become Europe´s first airport to use the new EGNOS Safety-of-Life Service, to guide aircraft in for landing using only … More ››

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First EGNOS LPV procedure operational at Pau

The first LPV approaches can now be flown from 17 March at Pau Airport, a key milestone for EGNOS-based services implementation in France and across … More ››

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