24 July 2008

New Regulation on Galileo/EGNOS

The European Parliament and the Council published on the Official Journal of the European Union the "REGULATION (EC) No 683/2008 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 9 July 2008 on the further implementation of the European satellite navigation programmes (EGNOS and Galileo)".
The Regulation contains the rules for the development of the European satellite navigation programmes. In particular, there are defined the rules on the governance and on the financial contribution of the EU. This Regulation puts order after the end of the Public Private Partnership.