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Galileo Performance Reports of Q2-2021 are now live!

24 September 2021
Galileo Open Service and Enhanced SAR/Galileo Service Performance Reports of the second quarter of 2021 (covering April, May and June) have just been published in Electronic Library of the European GNSS Service Centre (GSC) web portal.
New infrastructure in Kerguelen Islands, key for the continued Galileo Service Provision

New infrastructure in Kerguelen Islands, key for the continued Galileo Service Provision

22 September 2021
The construction of a new Galileo Sensor Station in the Kerguelen Islands, in the French Southern and Antarctic Lands (TAAF), was recently completed. The installation of the infrastructure has now begun and will be followed by integration and testing of the GSS apparatuses, which will continue until May 2022 to ensure its robust functioning in view of the forthcoming Galileo satellites launches.

The Galileo constellation is the new North Star

17 September 2021
The North Star (Polaris) has helped navigation for centuries. Like stars, the Galileo constellation is a set of navigation satellites orbiting the Earth with the objective to provide precise positioning and timing services to the users. Since ancient times humans have been fascinated by stars in the sky. As science advanced, the study of stars helped people to know where they were. Sea navigation played a key part in the development of location technology.

The augmentation service providers map supporting Galileo is now available!

02 September 2021
The interactive world map is an online tool to help find information about augmentation service providers that support Galileo. By clicking on each country, the map shows the names of the Galileo-ready providers along with the name and type of service and coverage. Augmentation service providers map

#myEUspace competition goes live and invites you to disrupt Europe’s technological tomorrow! Are you ready for it?

01 September 2021
GALILEO Ground Segment being updated in preparation of the next launch

GALILEO Ground Segment being updated in preparation of the next launch

25 June 2021
As part of a planned evolution to meet the Full Operational Capability, the Galileo Ground Control Segment (GCS) will undergo significant changes in the coming months.
Galileo Performance Reports of Q1-2021 available for download!

Galileo Performance Reports of Q1-2021 available for download!

22 June 2021
Galileo Open Service and Enhanced SAR/Galileo Service Performance Reports of the first quarter of 2021 (covering January, February and March 2021) are available under the Electronic Library of the European GNSS Service Centre web portal.
The deadline for requests is 19 July 2021. All consultations will be organised between 23 August 2021 and 13 September 2021.

Galileo Public Regulated Service (PRS) launches a technology and service road map consultation

14 June 2021
The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is launching a consultation on a technology and service road map for the Galileo Public Regulated Service (PRS). This consultation will support the development of the PRS user segment and market uptake up till 2027.
EU Space Programme Launch Event: June 22

EU Space Programme Launch Event: June 22 - Save the Date!

11 June 2021
The launch of the European Union Space Programme and its entry into force will be celebrated at a special online event to be held on June 22. The event will focus on how the Space programme marks a fresh start to an ambitious Space Agenda for Europe and showcases the contribution of the EU Space Programme to Europe’s digital and green transitions and the EU’s priority policies. For more information and to register, click here.
GIC Hackathon promotion

GalileoGICkathon: First GIC Chile’s Hackathon

21 May 2021
The first Galileo Information Centre (GIC) Chile’s Hackathon funded by the European Commission will take place online the next 28th and 29th of May, to promote the development of new applications exploiting Galileo. (source:  Vanessa Ramos – ©KIM Global)