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GALILEO 15

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GALILEO 15 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 41859
Int'l Code: 2016-069A
Perigee: 23,222.1 km
Apogee: 23,236.6 km
Inclination: 54.6 °
Period: 844.7 minutes
Semi major axis: 29600 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: November 17, 2016
Source: European Space Agency (ESA)
Launch site: FRENCH GUIANA (FRGUI)

GALILEO 15, GALILEO 16, GALILEO 17, and GALILEO 18 joined Europe's Galileo navigation fleet in orbit together, launched by a Ariane 5 rocket. The four satellites, built in Germany with navigation payloads from Britain, arrived in an orbit about 14,200 miles (22,900 kilometers) above Earth around three-and-a-half hours after blastoff from French Guiana. The Galileo network will have 18 satellites once the new additions enter service next year after several months of tests and verifications, but the 14 craft already in space should be enough for the European Commission to offer initial navigation services by the end of the year.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 41859U 16069A   18016.63300511 +.00000062 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9992
2 41859 054.5792 186.4013 0002450 290.7739 069.1737 01.70473669007162
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC