ALCATEL SPACE of Paris has been selected as the prime contractor for the European research and development project Service of Coordinated Operational Emergency & Rescue using EGNOS (SCORE), the company said. EGNOS is the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service, and the company would integrate its positioning data with that of the planned Galileo satellite navigation service. "Alcatel Space will lead a European consortium in setting up emergency call positioning ... and rescue ...


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