Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Space Environment can ruin your day, eat your leftover chocolate cake…

The Space Environment can ruin your day, eat your leftover chocolate cake…

Scientists recently revealed that we just missed a solar superstorm back in 2012, and Nicholas Cage eventually knew that the earth would be destroyed by solar flares back in 2009. As satellites get smaller, cheaper and used for more things, … Continue reading

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Galileo launch error – navigation consequences

FOC maximum navigation error coverage for a day for the constellation with the achieved orbit

You may have heard that on Friday, August 22, the European Space Agency (ESA) launched two new Galileo satellites aboard a Soyuz ST rocket out of French Guiana. At first they thought all was well, but later, as data emerged, … Continue reading

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