GNSS II – Euromed Satellite Navigation

Project Duration
2010 - 2013
€4.5 million

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia

Brief Description

Works towards the operational introduction of GNSS services in the Mediterranean Partner Countries
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey

Actions in brief


  • Conducts customised training to achieve increased regional awareness and demonstration of new GNSS applications for the specific needs of partner countries.
  • Develops service enablers for the introduction of safety critical applications, including guidance material to be applied by national authorities and service providers.
  • Elaborates initiatives towards the harmonization of GNSS safety regulations.
  • Achieves improved regional cooperation on GNSS issues, including enhanced links with European GNSS operators and service providers.
  • Extends the Trans-European navigation and positioning network to the region and achieves GNSS interconnection at European safety standards.


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