Grant announced to increase EGNOS adoption in civil aviation

Grant announced to increase EGNOS adoption in civil aviation

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Czech Republic: The European GNSS agency (GSA) has announced a grant to further promote European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) adoption in Europe's civil aviation domain.

The total value of the grant is EUR 6,000,000 and maximum EU financing of eligible direct costs is 60 percent. Moreover, a flat-rate amount of seven percent of the total eligible direct costs of the action is eligible under indirect costs.

GSA will co-fund projects capable of fostering EGNOS operational implementation for regional, business and general aviation and rotorcraft. In addition, commercial operators and OEMs interested in benefiting from EGNOS may also apply.

The deadline for submitting applications is 16:00 CET, October 31. The award of grant will commence in December 2014.

Source: GSA