About Galileo (Global Navigation Satellite System)
Galileo is the global navigation satellite system (GNSS) named after the Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei. It went live in 2016, built by the European Union (EU) through the European GNSS Agency (GSA). It is estimated to be €10 billion project.
The Galileo Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) is known as the EU – European Unions version of GPS, also primarily designed for civilian use. Galileo lalso consists of 30 satellites.