The DGCA has extended the certification validity of GAGAN system Services for Navigation Performance level of APV-1 over India & RNP0.1 within Indian FIRs upto 19th July 2020.

Gagan applications

  • GAGAN system is being used for effective management of wildlife resources and monitoring of forests using GAGAN enabled GPS SXTREO-T51
  • It can provide navigational support to Indian railway for signalling when train approaches to no man crossing and also for alignment of railway tracks.
  • Road Asset Management System (RAMS) is likely to be developed for all National Highways in the country and a modern management system that will use GAGAN system.
  • GAGAN signals can also be used to manage traffic in real time to avoid traffic jams.