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Galileo FOC FM01

Also called Doresa, Galileosat 5


Designation 40128 / 14050A
Launch date 22 Aug 2014
Country of origin Europe
Mission Navigation
Perigee/Apogee 17240 / 25972 km
Inclination 49.7°
Period 776 min (20-day orbit repeat)
Launch vehicle Soyuz 2 from Kourou VS09

Launched in wrong orbit and had a mis-deployed panel which could be freed. Should raise perigee to 17339 km to limit Van Allen belt impact.

In Dec 2014, after orbit raising, it started its navigation signals.

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