SAR/Galileo Reference and Calibration Beacons

The following five SAR/Galileo Reference beacons and three Calibration beacons geographically distributed across the SAR/Galileo Service Coverage area are used for continuous monitoring of the SAR Galileo Service.  Refer to SAR/Galileo Service Definition Document for further technical details on the radiation and timing patterns.

SAR Galileo Reference Beacons
Beacon ID
Status (A/NA)1

GAL-EU1

Toulouse (France)

9C62BE29630F1D0

A

GAL-EU2

Spitsbergen (Norway)

A042BE29630F190

A

GAL-EU3

Santa Maria (Portugal)

9982BE29630F100

A

GAL-EU4

Maspalomas (Spain)

9C02BE29630F0A0

A

GAL-EU5

Larnaca (Cyprus)

9A22BE29630F010

A

 

SAR Galileo Calibration Beacons
Beacon ID
Status (A/NA)1

CAR-LAR

Larnaca (Cyprus)

9A22EE29629EA0

A

CAL-MAP

Maspalomas (Spain)

9C02EE29627ED0

A

CAL-SVA

Spitsbergen (Norway)

A042EE29634BF80

NA

1: A: Available / NA: Not Available