Solidarność Esplanade, European Parliament
Rue Wiertz 60 - 1047 Bruxelles - (Belgium)
- Írja be a naptárába!
UPDATE 21/10/2011: The launch of the first 2 operational Galileo satellites was postponed to Friday 21 October, at 12:30:26 pm CEST. The Brussels event will therefore take place on Friday 21, starting at 12.00.<br/>
The launch of the first two Galileo IOV (In-Orbit Validation) satellites will take place on 21th October from Kourou, in French Guiana. The European Commission, with the European Parliament, is organising a celebratory event on the Solidarnosc esplanade of the European Parliament beginning at 12h00 on 20th October.
The event will begin at 12h00 and The launch will be introduced by a speech from President Barroso who will be joining us and followed by a direct, live transmission of the launch from Kourou. Check regularly the Galileo website for updates.
Don't miss this unique opportunity.
Galileo is Europe's GNSS - global navigation satellite system. Both industry and citizens will benefit from the 5 services Galieo will offer: Open Service (free of charge), the Pulic Regulated Service, the Commercial Service, Search & Rescue and Safety-of-Life Service.