Tracking 19817 objects as of 19-Aug-2019
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

Europe's Weeklong Satellite Outage Is Over—But Still Serves as a Warning


Europe's Weeklong Satellite Outage Is Over—But Still Serves as a Warning Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system largely regained service Thursday, a full week after a mass outage began on July 11. The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency, known as GSA, said that commercial users would start to see coverage returning, but that there might be "fluctuations" in the system. What remains unclear is what exactly caused the downtime—and why it persisted for so long. The incident took down all of the GPS-like system's timing and navigation features other than "Search and Rescue," which helps locate people in remote areas.    More



(Source: WIRED - Jul 19)

comments powered by Disqus