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    • Basic Research Utilities for SBAS (BRUS) 

      Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Orús Pérez, Raül; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Farnworth, Richard; Soley, Santiago (2003-02)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The software package BRUS (Basic Research utilities for SBAS) to process WAAS and EGNOS data is being developed by gAGE/UPC. Some of the main characteristics of BRUS are its architecture design and functionalities that ...
    • EGNOS: A big system for small aerodromes 

      Álvarez, Víctor; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Soley, Santiago; Montolio, Josep (2008-04)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The work presented in this paper evaluates the benefits and services that EGNOS based navigation can provide to a regional network of aerodromes. The basic enablers for deploying this kind of operations are pointed out, ...
    • Enhancing the development of a particular network of aerodromes using EGNOS 

      Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Álvarez, Víctor; Soley, Santiago (2005-10)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Major improvements and new challenges will arise from the availability of new Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) in the next decades. In particular, Satellite Based Augmentation systems (SBAS) meet the high accuracy, ...
    • ESTB performance against lossing satellites (first results) 

      Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Farnworth, Richard; Soley, Santiago (2003-02)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The EGNOS System Test Bed (ESTB) is the EGNOS prototype which has been broadcasting a Signal in Space since February 2000. Accuracy, integrity, continuity and availability are the main concepts in this European component ...
    • Estimating fuel consumption from radar tracks: a validation exercise using FDR and radar tracks from descent trajectories 

      Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Ramonjoan Escobar, Alex; Soley, Santiago (Springer, 2020-02-19)
      Article
      Open Access
      Fuel consumption is one of the major considerations for both the impact of aviation in the environment and the cost of operations. This paper assesses the accuracy of a method capable of producing aircraft fuel estimates ...
    • SBAS ionospheric performance evaluation tests 

      Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Orús Pérez, Raül; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Farnworth, Richard; Soley, Santiago (2003-02)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Satellite Based Augmentation systems (SBAS) provide to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) users with an extra set of information, in order to enhance accuracy and integrity levels of GNSS stand alone positioning. ...