Four new Galileo satellites are now in orbit

Europe has four more Galileo navigation satellites in the sky following their launch on an Ariane 5 rocket. After today’s success, only one more launch remains before the Galileo constellation is complete and delivering global coverage. Ariane 5, operated by...
Galileo 19-22 ready for launch

Galileo 19-22 ready for launch

The next four Galileo satellites are scheduled for launch tomorrow 12 December at 18:36 GMT (19:36 CET, 15:36 local time) from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana atop an Ariane 5 rocket. This launch will bring the total Galileo constellation to 22, boosting...