Articles in the Galileo Update Category

Mar 2017 | No Comment

The United Kingdom may be cut off the new EU global positioning system (GPS) Galileo, which has been developed with active participation of British companies…

Feb 2017 | No Comment

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is inviting public comments on the European Commission’s request for a waiver of licensing requirements applicable to Galileo receivers in the U.S…

Jan 2017 | No Comment

The Galileo satellite constellation has begun providing positioning, navigation and timing information for shipping, offshore and search and rescue operations…

Dec 2016 | No Comment

An Arianespace-operated Ariane 5 rocket has launched four more satellites under the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Galileo…

Nov 2016 | No Comment

The launch campaign for Arianespace’s upcoming Ariane 5 flight from French Guiana has entered its latest phase of preparations, with the mission’s four Galileo satellite passengers being installed on their multi-payload dispenser system…

Aug 2016 | No Comment

Talks are starting on integrating the GPS satellite constellations of the EU and Japan. It is hoped that an integrated constellation will help…

Jul 2016 | No Comment

Qualcomm is supporting the Galileo GNSS with its chipsets and Snapdragon mobile processors. Until now Qualcomm’s hardware support for Galileo was in selected chipsets only…

Jun 2016 | No Comment

In a world first, the Public Regulated Service (PRS) of Galileo has been delivered via the ‘cloud’, paving the way for its automated use by the security and emergency services…

May 2016 | No Comment

From 1 April to 30 June 2016, the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) – the largest international competition for the commercial use of satellite navigation…

Apr 2016 | No Comment

Septentrio, designer and manufacturer of GNSS solutions recently awarded the winners of the Galileo Masters (Flanders Challenge) of the European…