An internal (non-public)  ESOC Navigation Support Office GNSS station.


The antenna is situated on the roof of the DGI (Divisão de Geração de Imagens) building within INPE premises, just outside the village of Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil.

The site is managed by INPE ( National Institute for Space Research ).

A joint collaboration between INPE, AEB (the Brazilian Space Agency) and ESA/ESOC was established in August 2018


The station operates a Septentrio PolaRx4 receiver and Septentrio Chokering MC antenna, providing multi-GNSS tracking from this location: GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Beidou.



CHPE Antenna installation - View towards the East