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Title Reference Closing date Status
ERA-2016-02-OP 09/03/2016 Closed


4th railway package — liability.

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no

Legal analysis under EU law of specific aspects related to the implementation of the Agency's new tasks envisaged after the adoption of the European Commission legislative proposal 4th railway package

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  • ERA-2016-01-OP 09/03/2016 Closed


    Feasibility of satellite for railway communication Study on feasibility of satellite communication to serve the railway-specific voice and/or (ETCS) data communication services.

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