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April 5, 2018
Munich Hot Licks: Satellite Navigation 2018

This year’s Munich Satellite Navigation Summit featured pointed debates on high accuracy, integrity and authentication, exploring the trade-off between GNSS performance and security….

By Peter Gutierrez


November 27, 2017
Fundamental Rethink for Galileo Commercial Service

At the lavish European Satellite Navigation Competition Awards Ceremony, we caught up with Carlo des Dorides, general director of the European GNSS Agency…

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July 28, 2017
Answering the Call for a GNSS Back-up

A government report commissioned by Innovate UK, along with the UK Space Agency and the Royal Institute of Navigation, entitled “Economic impact to…

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May 27, 2017
Galileo in the Here and Now

No longer consigned to predicting what might one day happen, the folks at the Galileo program can now look at and talk about…

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April 1, 2017
Bad clocks, Brexit and what’s happening at the European Space Policy Conference

Speakers at the 9th Annual Conference on European Space Policy wasted no time in addressing the somewhat worrying failure of several Galileo onboard…

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May 19, 2016
The “Brussels View” from Prague

Carlo des Dorides, GSA Executive Director Last October, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) Administrative Board reelected Carlo des Dorides as executive director of…

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January 19, 2016
Galileo Themes, Threads and Visions

Europe’s space community rang in the New Year with two of its brightest annual fixtures: the European Union (EU) Space Policy conference in…

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November 19, 2015
International Navigation Gathering Highlights GNSS Advances, Distractions

Speakers at the low-in-profile but high-in-content International Association of Institutes of Navigation (IAIN) conference in Prague this year threw into stark relief some…

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July 20, 2015
ESA and EC at Odds (Again) over Space Governance

At the European Economic and Social Committee’s Space & Society Conference, from left, Daniel Calleja Crespo, director general of European Commission’s DG Growth;…

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March 14, 2015
Seriously Seeking a Galileo Service Operator

Carlo des Dorides, El?bieta Bie?kowska Last January, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) announced a new invitation to tender for the role of Galileo…

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November 17, 2014
EU and Russia: Lost in Space?

Space business as usual — ESA Director-General Jean-Jaques Dordain addressing Munich Satellite Navigation Summit 2014 earlier this year. Russia’s involvement in the Ukraine…

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May 6, 2014
It’s Spring, and EGNOS Is in the Air

Europe has been talking up its European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS, for short) — and why shouldn’t it? Talking about Galileo doesn’t…

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November 18, 2013
Questions in Wake of New Galileo Delay

Some of the specific technical issues behind the latest delay for Galileo’s first full operational capability (FOC) satellites have already been reported. The…

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May 23, 2013
Europe Needs Entrepreneurs

Honestly, one gets the feeling that the European navigation community has finally had enough of talking and is ready to take Galileo out…

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March 18, 2013
eCall Rising

eCall is the European Union (EU) initiative aimed at reducing road casualties by increasing the speed and efficiency of emergency response. It involves…

By Peter Gutierrez