Copernicus is the core satellite Earth Observation programme of the European Commission and ESA.
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When the ISS reaches its retirement date, the Axiom complex will detach and operate as a free-flying commercial space station.
Planned from 2022, these services will be used to augment the positioning accuracy provided by current satellite navigation constellations.
These contracts, fully financed under the European Commission H2020 programme, concern study phases on the system evolution.
This will advance Omnispace’s vision to deliver a global hybrid communications network based on 3GPP standards.
Positioned at 7° West, Nilesat-301 will work with Nilesat-201 to provide Ku-band services for the Middle East and North Africa.
Eutelsat Konnect is expected to play a key role in bridging the digital divide between Africa and Europe.