Contract Win: EGNOS V3 ground segment

10th April 2018

SCISYS PLC is pleased to announce that SCISYS Deutschland GmbH has been awarded a contract by Airbus Defence and Space (Airbus) for developing the global navigation EGNOS V3 ground segment. Airbus is the prime contractor to the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European GNSS Agency (GSA).

EGNOS is Europe’s regional satellite-based augmentation system that is used to improve the performance of global navigation satellite systems, such as GPS and Galileo. The main focus of EGNOS V3 is to further develop the services provided by EGNOS and to ensure continuity of these navigation services.

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About SCISYS Group:

Employing around 670 staff, SCISYS Group is a leading developer of information and communications technology services, e-business, web and mobile applications, editorial newsroom solutions and advanced technology solutions. The Company operates in a broad spectrum of market sectors, including Media & Broadcast, Space, Government and Defence and Commercial sectors. SCISYS clients are predominantly blue-chip and public-sector organisations. Customers include the Environment Agency, the Ministry of Defence, Airbus Defence & Space, Thales Alenia Space, Arqiva, Vodafone, the European Space Agency, Eumetsat, the BBC, Radio France, RTL, RNLI, Pets at Home, Siemens and the National Trust. The Company's registered office is in Dublin, with UK offices in Chippenham, Bristol, Leicester and Reading and German offices in Bochum, Dortmund, Darmstadt and Munich.