Objective


To provide a comprehensive overview of the GNSS, to understand the implications for all aeronautical skateholders and what lies behind the GNSS acronym.

Content


1. Background and challenge of the GNSS

2. GNSS constellations:

  • GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GALILEO
  • IRNSS

3. GNSS – 4 essential criteria:

  • Accuracy
  • Integrity
  • Continuity
  • Availability of service

4. GNSS augmentation:

  • Aircraft Based Augmentation System
  • Satellite Based Augmentation System
  • Ground Based Augmentation System

5. Operational advantages of GNSS

6. ATC considerations

time

Estimated time

0.5 day(s)

date

Date

On request

Tools

Prerequisit

Participant

Participants

Up to 8

Course Reference

Course Reference

ICAO Documents