Start von vier zusätzlichen FOC Galileo Satelliten

FOC Galileo Satellie Urheberrecht: © ESA  

Europe’s next four Galileo navigation satellites are in place atop their Ariane 5, ready to be launched. Lift-off is scheduled for next Tuesday 12.12.2017 from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana at 18:36 GMT (19:36 CET, 15:36 local time), carrying Galileo satellites 19–22.

Information about the launch of the satellites can be found at

The launch can be followed in a live stream from 07:10 p.m. at