Apprentices sought for ESA’s satnav summer school 28 April 2015
Apprentices sought for ESA’s satnav summer school 28 April 2015 Students still have time to join the ESA International Summer School on Global Navigation Satellite Systems, which will take place in Barcelona, Spain, at the end of August.
Colloquium on scientific and fundamental aspects of Galileo 15 April 2015 Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system, currently under construction, will affect many aspects of daily life. It also promises to be a valuable scientific yardstick – a new highly precise measuring system to apply to our planet and everything on...
Galileo satellites well on way to working orbit10 April 2015
Galileo satellites well on way to working orbit10 April 2015 Their systems performing well, Europe’s recently launched Galileo navigation satellites have carried out a set of manoeuvres that will take them down to their working positions in orbit.
Galileo system updated and back to work09 April 2015
Galileo system updated and back to work09 April 2015 The worldwide Ground Mission Segment providing all Galileo navigation messages has completed a full-scale hardware and software migration to version V2.0, and is now fully operational again.
Two new satellites join the Galileo constellation28 March 2015
Two new satellites join the Galileo constellation28 March 2015 The EU’s Galileo satellite navigation system now has eight satellites in orbit following the launch of the latest pair.
Galileo satellites ready for fuelling as launcher takes shape09 March 2015 All the elements for this month’s Galileo launch are coming together at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana. As the two satellites undergo final testing and preparations, the first part of their Soyuz launcher has also been integrated.