GPS-Galileo Cooperation

The Department of Commerce plays an important role in the implementation of the 2004 U.S.-EU agreement on GPS-Galileo cooperation. Among other things, the Department co-chairs the GPS-Galileo Working Group on Trade and Civil Applications (Working Group B), a forum for discussing GNSS market access and other issues of interest to industry. Learn more

Comments Sought on Galileo Equipment Market Access

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The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is collecting public comments on U.S. industry access to Galileo markets, to assess compliance with the GPS-Galileo Agreement of 2004. The comments will help USTR prepare a report on the subject, as

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Joint Statement on GPS-Galileo Cooperation

On October 23, 2008, the Office of Space Commercialization represented the Department of Commerce at the first U.S.-European plenary meeting convened under the 2004 GPS-Galileo cooperation agreement. View joint statement at GPS.gov

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Working Group B Presentation from CGSIC Savannah

Ed Morris of the Office of Space Commercialization delivered this presentation along with Paul Verhoef of the European Commission during a panel discussion on satellite navigation market access issues during the 48th meeting of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee

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Second Meeting of GPS-Galileo Working Group B

On July 10, 2008, the Office of Space Commercialization co-chaired the second meeting of the U.S.-EU Working Group on Trade and Civil Applications (Working Group B) under the 2004 GPS-Galileo Agreement. View meeting summary at GPS.gov

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Presentation from Munich Satellite Navigation Summit 2007

The Office of Space Commercialization prepared a presentation on the “U.S. Government Role in Fostering Commercial GNSS Applications” for the Munich Satellite Navigation Summit 2007. David Turner of the State Department delivered the presentation on behalf of the Office. The

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First Meeting of GPS-Galileo Working Group B

On January 16-17, 2007, the Department of Commerce hosted the first meeting of the U.S.-EU Working Group on Trade and Civil Applications (Working Group B) under the auspices of the 2004 GPS-Galileo Agreement. View meeting summary at GPS.gov

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GPS-Galileo Agreement

On June 26, 2004, the United States, the European Commission, and the Member States of the European Union signed the landmark Agreement on the Promotion, Provision and Use of Galileo and GPS Satellite-Based Navigation Systems and Related Applications. Learn more

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