Operator breakfast at Zilina welcomed by EC vice president Maroš Šefčovič
There were over 60 guests particularly from Air navigation services (LPS SR), Transport Authority of the Slovak Republic, ATO’ s and Slovak National Aeroclub, Ministry of Interior Slovakia, Ministry of Defence Slovakia. Present to the event were also representatives from local aero clubs and local airports. EC Commissioner and EC Vice President Maroš Šefčovič was invited to present a welcome speech at the event, due to a busy schedule, the speech was presented online on the date of the event and was also streamed through social media (Facebook, Twitter).
This event had a large impact in case of spreading awareness about EGNOS and implementation of modern LPV approaches including its benefits across airports in Slovakia and other concerned countries. Also, the impact was increased due to the participation of media and journalists from various television channels, magazines and daily news.
A video summarizing the event can be found here