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EGNOS present at the ICAO PBN workshop

During the first week of April the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) organised in Minsk a workshop dedicated to PBN implementation and procedure design provisions. The event was attended by representatives coming from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Italy, Kazakhstan, Republic of Moldova and Russian Federation. The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and Pildo Labs took part in […]

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Magnific project takes off in Africa

On 10 February 2015 the MAGNIFIC Project (Multiplying in Africa European Global Navigation Initiatives) has been launched. It is a project funded by the European GNSS Agency in the frame of H2020 Space programme. MAGNIFIC aims at promoting an African EGNOS and Galileo Early services, and supporting the awareness and capacity building in Africa to […]

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G-MOTIT Project launch by Pildo Wessex

G-MOTIT’s Kick off meeting took place in Barcelona last friday, January 23rd, with the participation of the European GNSS Agency (GSA), promoter of the project. In the context of the European Commission H2020 funding Program, Pildo Wessex, is now leading an Intelligent Transport Systems innovative Project. MOTIT is a unique electric scooter sharing service, developed in order to solve […]

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Flight validation trials at Burgas Airport

In 2015 BULATSA intends to publish PBN procedures for Burgas airport (Bulgaria) validated within the NASCIO project. The implementation of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) procedures for Burgas airport is on its final approach for landing. In 2012 BULATSA commenced the work on the procedure design for implementation of new procedures based on satellite technology (GNSS) for the […]

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EGNOS Flights by Pildo Labs, ONDA & DHMI

On December 2014, Pildo Labs, in cooperation with the national air navigation service providers (ONDA and DHMI) and local operators, performed the first EGNOS approaches (APV SBAS) at Tetouan and Balikesir airports. The Tetouan demonstration counted as well with the support of the commercial airline Royal Air Maroc Express. In the Moroccan case, this is the second […]

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EGNOS trial approaches

 Successful EGNOS trial approaches at Sabadell and La Seu d’Urgell airports Last September 2014, Pildo Labs and Aeroclub Barcelona-Sabadell performed a double EGNOS flight campaing at Sabadell and La Seu d’Urgell airports. The aim of this activity was to demonstrate the feasibility for the implementation and operation of EGNOS approaches in such a challenging areas […]

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LPV validation flights at Bratislava Airport

Pildo Labs and the University of Zilina, with the support of LPS SR (ANSP of the Slovak Republic), have recently performed validation flights of RNP APCHs down to LPV minima in Bratislava airport. The flight tests were performed the first week of October 2014 with a Piper Seneca III, property of University of Zilina. LPS SR […]

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Tests at Barcelona Airport

Successful tests at Barcelona Airport of simultaneous airplane-helicopter IFR operations Pildo Labs and the helicopter operator CatHelicopters has recently performed flight trials in the terminal area of Barcelona airport, demonstrating the technical feasibility for the implementation of Simultaneous Non-Interfering (SNI) operations between fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters in busy airports. The flight tests were performed in […]

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TREGA training sessions

Pildo Labs has been in charge of providing the Regulatory and Service provision trainings. Two training sessions were held: “Space Projects Management” and “Legal Regulatory Aspects”, ran from 15 July to 4 August 2013. “GNSS Systems and Applications” and “Service Provision, User Support and Promotion of EGNOS Use in Africa”, runs from 20 January to […]

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