On October 8, 2018, the international workshop on cooperation between Ukraine and the EU on the extension of the European satellite navigation system EGNOS on the territory of Ukraine was held in the premises of SSAU.
The workshop was held with the participation of representatives of SSAU, the National Space Facilities Control and Test Center, the State Aviation Service of Ukraine and UkSATSE from the Ukrainian side. The European side was represented by the European Commission, Eurocontrol, European GNSS Agency, European Satellite Service Provider, SUCCESS and EU Delegation in Ukraine.
Within the framework of the event, the European delegation made presentations on the practical use of EGNOS signals in the field of civil aviation. The parties also discussed further steps towards the formation of a contractual base in the field of satellite navigation and the plan of location of the RIMS station of the EGNOS system in Kyiv.
On to the results of the workshop, the parties confirmed their mutual interest in developing cooperation within the framework of extension of EGNOS signal coverage on the territory of Ukraine.