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July 20, 2010

GNSS Status Report from ICG

The International Committee on GNSS (ICG) has published a report on “Current and Planned Global and Regional Navigation Satellite Systems and Satellite-Based Augmentation Systems”

July 14, 2010

EGNOS Operator Receives Key Certification

The European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP) has received a certificate of “Air Navigation Service Provider” according to the Single European Sky Regulation 2096/2005.

November 30, 2010 - December 2, 2010
London, UK
January 18, 2011 - January 21, 2011
Hyderabad, India
June 30, 2010

New Multi-GNSS Demonstration Campaign Launched for Asia-Oceania

Interoperability in a world of multiple global navigation satellite systems—everybody talks about it, but not much has been done about it in practice. The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) hopes to change that with a five-year campaign demonstrating the benefits and opportunities of maximizing the use of the more than 100 GNSS space vehicles that will be operating over the Asia-Oceania region in the next decade. (See accompanying satellite-visibility graphic).

Events • May 20, 2010

ESA Sponsors GNSS Summer School this September in Denmark

Online registration is open for the fourth International Summer School on Global Navigation Satellite systems. The 10-day course will take place at the GPS Center at Aalborg University in Slettestrand, Denmark from Wednesday afternoon, September 1 through Saturday morning, September 11.

Held for the first two years at University FAF Munich, it now takes place in Denmark with two new lead sponsors, the European Space Agency and Nokia.

September 1, 2010 - September 11, 2010
Slettestrand, Denmark
Inside GNSS • June 2010

CAPS — China’s Regional Navigation Satellite System

Many navigation satellite systems have emerged since 2000.

GPS is the first global navigation satellite system (GNSS), followed by Russia’s GLONASS, reinvigorated in recent years. Europe is developing Galileo, and China is expanding the regional system Beidou to a global system called Compass (also referred to as Beidou-2).

April 16, 2010

GAGAN Delayed Again

India’s first GPS/SBAS payload, the GAGAN (GPS-Aided Geo-Augmented Navigation system) transmitter on the GSAT-4 geostationary satellite, disappeared into the Bay of Bengal on April 15 when its ill-fated GSLV-D3 launch vehicle veered off course.

The Indian Space Research Organization's GSAT-4 satellite carried a communication payload of multi-beam Ka-band pipe and regenerative transponder and a navigation payload in C, L1 and L5 bands.

A key part of India’s GPS augmentation plan, the failure will further delay civil aviation modernization.

October 20, 2010 - October 22, 2010
Milan, Italy
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