First Galileo Satellite Available

After the successful December 2015 launch of more Galileo FOC satellites the first available constellation of 5 satellites has been announced shortly after Christmas.

Different numbering schemes are used through different sources. The table below has been assembled alining these numbers and current status based on those sources. No warranty for correctness of table.

 

Nr Name SV ID Launch Launch Date First Availability Status
Giove A  Giove A Dec 28, 2005
Giove B  Giove B Apr 27, 2008
1 GSAT0101 11 IOV-1 Oct 21, 2011 2015-12-23 11:21 Available
2 GSAT0102 12 IOV-1 Oct 21, 2011 2015-12-20 00:34 Available
3 GSAT0103 19 IOV-2 Oct 12, 2012 Available
4 GSAT0104 20 IOV-2 Oct 12, 2012 Not Available
5 GSAT0201 FOC-M1 Aug 22, 2014
6 GSAT0202 FOC-M1 Aug 22, 2014
7 GSAT0203 26 FOC-M2 Mar 27, 2015 Available
8 GSAT0204 22 FOC-M2 Mar 27, 2015 2015-12-21 15:01 Available
9 GSAT0205 24 FOC-M3 Sep 11, 2015 Under Commissioning
10 GSAT0206 30 FOC-M3 Sep 11, 2015 Under Commissioning
11 GSAT0207 FOC-M4 Dec 17, 2015 Under Commissioning
12 GSAT0208 FOC-M4 Dec 17, 2015 Under Commissioning

Status: 2015 12 28

(Sources: Galileo Constellation, GPS WorldRemco Timmermans)