European students and researchers: compete in our new Galileo app competition24 September 2018 Students and research trainees across Europe are invited to take part in ESA’s new Galileo smartphone app competition – to develop an app capable of performing fixes using raw Galileo satnav measurements. Run by ESA in collaboration with the European...
Android smartphone app connects you to Galileo18 September 2018
Android smartphone app connects you to Galileo18 September 2018 An app that lets your smartphone work directly with Galileo and check performance from raw satellite signal measurements is now available for download from the Google Play Store.
Galileo’s ground control segment contracted for upgrade06 September 2018
Galileo’s ground control segment contracted for upgrade06 September 2018 With Europe’s Galileo constellation in space now expanded to 26 navigation satellites – and Galileo Initial Services available to users worldwide – the infrastructure on the ground that controls them is undergoing a corresponding expansion.
Precision EGNOS satnav sparking quiet revolution in aircraft landings04 September 2018 If you’ve taken a flight in Europe recently, then the chances are growing that you’ve been a pioneer EGNOS user. Satellites in orbit would have guided your airliner’s descent, rather than signals beamed from the ground. You wouldn’t have felt any diff...
New satellite launch extends Galileo’s global reach25 July 2018 Four more Galileo satellites were launched today by an Ariane 5. Their arrival in orbit brings the Galileo constellation to 26 satellites, extending the global coverage of the constellation.
Call for Media: Galileo 23-26 close to launch17 July 2018
Call for Media: Galileo 23-26 close to launch17 July 2018 The last four Galileo satellites of the second FOC (Full Operational Capability) batch are scheduled for launch on 25 July at 11:25 GMT (13:25 CEST, 08:25 local time) from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on an Ariane 5 rocket, designated...