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NORAD ID: 28922
Int'l Code: 2005-051A
Perigee: 23,288.7 km
Apogee: 23,436.4 km
Inclination: 58.7 °
Period: 850.4 minutes
Semi major axis: 29733 km
RCS: 6.3096 m2 (large)
Launch date: December 28, 2005
Source: European Space Agency (ESA)

GIOVE-A (Galileo In-Orbit Validation Element) is a an European (ESA) navigational satellite. The 600 kg satellite was launched by a Soyuz-Fregat rocket from Baikonur at 05:19 UT on 28 December 2005. It is the first member of a planned fleet of 30 Galileo satellites to operate independent of the American GPS and the Russian GLONASS fleets, though quite compatible with either
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 28922U 05051A   23265.64493916 -.00000070  00000-0  00000-0 0  9992
2 28922  58.7432  20.0180 0024833 136.2064 227.1925  1.69329535109806
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC