In the work of the GLONASS system failed

In the satellite system GLONASS on the night of July 14 was a failure, reports TASS with reference to press release of the information analytical centre of coordinate-time and navigation support TsNIIMash — Central scientific Institute of the Russian space Agency.

According to the center, about an hour before midnight on all 24 satellites of the GLONASS system was recorded “the absence of ephemeris” — the coordinates of the spacecraft, transmitted to the ground. Until about 5 in the morning on Thursday, the status information of the satellites is missing.

In the morning all the satellites are functioning normally. In particular, in operational spacecraft “GLONASS-M” № 737.