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GALILEO 16

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GALILEO 16 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 41860
Int'l Code: 2016-069B
Perigee: 23,222.1 km
Apogee: 23,236.7 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 16, GALILEO 15, 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 41860U 16069B   17321.06843343  .00000049  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 41860  54.5726 188.0929 0002458 325.9277  34.1645  1.70473240  6222
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC