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Second GEO Swap successfully completed!

Friday, February 28, 2020
Second GEO Swap successfully completed!

The EGNOS geostationary satellite (GEO) ASTRA 5-B (GEO-2/PRN 123) has been introduced in the operational platform replacing satellite ASTRA SES-5 (GEO-1/PRN 136), which has become part of the EGNOS TEST Platform broadcasting the TEST Signal-In-Space. This current Space Segment configuration will last until 16th March 2020, when the planned third GEO Swap will take place and the GEO satellite ASTRA SES-5 (GEO-1/PRN 136) will become part of the EGNOS operational platform.

Take a look at the updated Service Notice #22 for detailed information and the upcoming events.

Should you like to be notified of updates on the EGNOS PRN configuration in the future, please subscribe to the EGNOS Documentation Notification Service. In order to do so, please refer to the “subscriptions” tool on the EGNOS User Support Website, that will allow you to select the notifications you would like to receive and make sure you select the Service Notices.

Should you have any question related to this information or to EGNOS, please, contact egnos-helpdesk@essp-sas.eu or +34 911 236 555 (H24/7).