NOTICE ADVISORY TO GALILEO USERS (NAGU) 2016030

DATE GENERATED (UTC): 2016-08-02 07:30
 
NAGU TYPE: GENERAL
NAGU NUMBER: 2016030
NAGU SUBJECT: TESTING OF GSAT0202
NAGU REFERENCED TO: N/A
START DATE EVENT (UTC): 2016-08-05 00:00
END DATE EVENT (UTC): N/A
SATELLITE AFFECTED: GSAT0202
 
EVENT DESCRIPTION: GALILEO SATELLITE GSAT0202 (SVID 14) LAUNCHED ON 2014-08-22 AT 12:27 UTC TO ECCENTRIC ORBIT WILL START BROADCASTING NAVIGATION MESSAGE ON 2016-08-05 BEGINNING 00:00 UTC FOR TESTING PURPOSES.  SHS FLAG WILL BE SET TO TEST AND DVS FLAG WILL BE SET TO WWG.  ALMANACS FOR GALILEO SATELLITE GSAT0202  WILL NOT BE BROADCAST. ORBITAL AND TECHNICAL PARAMETERS FOR GSAT0202 WILL BE PUBLISHED ON THE GNSS SERVICE CENTRE WEB PORTAL. 
 
USERS ARE ADVISED TO PROVIDE FEEDBACK ON USAGE OF GSAT0202 BY CONTACTING THE HELP DESK ON THE EUROPEAN GNSS SERVICE CENTRE WEB PORTAL.