European Multinational Efforts


2017 – PNT Ground Networks

During 2017, the United States Air Force still conducted operations with decades-old ground equipment. The ground network consisted of ## command and control antennas and a total of... During 2017,…

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2017 – Galileo

Europe’s expansion of its Galileo PNT constellation slowed a little during 2017, when ## clocks aboard some of the satellites failed. Clocks are critical to... Europe’s expansion of its Galileo…

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2017 – ISS

The International Space Station (ISS) continued to be an active inhabited space laboratory during 2017. International teams of engineers, researchers, and scientists... The International Space Station (ISS) continued to be…

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2017 – Suborbital Payload Launch

Compared to suborbital payload launch activities the previous year, 2017 was a relatively quiet year. The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) continued work with its... Compared to suborbital…

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2017 – Europe Launch, Payload

European launch activities in 2017 accounted for ## SLV launch attempts, the same rate as the previous ## years. Although launch numbers remained the same, the European share of... European…

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