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The GPS space segment consists of a constellation of satellites transmitting radio signals to users. The United States is committed to maintaining the availability of...
Space Segment When you take a closer look, satellites don't all look alike. Many geostationary satellites have similar technical configurations and appearance.
The main functions of the Space Segment are to transmit radio-navigation signals, and to store and retransmit the navigation message sent by the Control Segment.
The space segment of an artificial satellite system is one of its three operational components (the others being the user and ground segments). It comprises the...