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China to Monitor CPEC Projects with Two Sensing Satellites
BEIJING: China is to launch two remote sensing satellites...
Half of all Australian Rooftops Could Go Solar, New Mapping Tool Reveals
Australian rooftops have enormous untapped potential for the installation...
Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department launches public consultation on unmanned aircraft regulations
Governments around the world are actively reviewing ways to...
Drone-based inspection and mapping sensor company wins 2018 AIA Startup Competition
Photius, a startup company developing "disruptive inspection and mapping...
Forest Survey of India Carries Out ‘Complete Revamp’ of Forest Fire Alerts System
DEHRADUN: The Forest Survey of India (FSI) has "completely...
UK Satellite Makes HD Colour Movies of Earth
A British spacecraft is now routinely making movies of...
Vietnam to Launch Micro Satellite in Late 2018
HANOI - Micro Dragon, a satellite made by Vietnamese...
China Opens Beidou Satellite Navigation Centre in Tunisia
China has opened its first overseas centre to promote...
Cyient and BlueBird Aero Systems Sign Joint Venture to Offer UAV Systems to Indian Defence and Industry
CHENNAI, India, and HYDERABAD, India, and KADIMA, Israel -...
Ukraine Seeks to Build High-Resolution Earth Observation Constellation, Subject to Funds
The proposed national space programme of Ukraine for 2018-2022,...

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Monday, May 10th, 2010

World Expo: Putting Indonesia on the Map

Compared to other countries’ pavilions, which mostly have four walls, the Indonesian pavilion is open with good air circulation. Entering the pavilion, visitors can easily spot a giant waterfall – measuring 40x17 meters – that features a...

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Iran, Russia Agree to Launch Two Satellites

The agreement came during a meeting between Iranian Communications and Information Technology Minister Reza Taqipour and Russian Communications and Mass Media Minister Igor Olegovich Shchegolev in Russia last week. Read More

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Pictometry Has Deal in China

The agreement was formalized in a recent signing ceremony in China. Peace Map is one of the Henrietta company's nine international technology licensees and its first in the world's most populous country. Read More

Sunday, May 2nd, 2010

ISRO Delays the Launch of Cartosat-2B Satellite

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has decided to postpone the launch of the Cartosat-2B and other payloads to some time in June due to faults discovered in the launch vehicle. Inspections discovered a troublesome drop in...

Monday, January 5th, 2009

Wuhan University Professor Honoured

Prof. Deren Li of Wuhan University in China has received an honorary doctorate degree from ETH (Federal Institute of Technology) in Zurich. Li is renowned for his contribution to photogrammetry, remote sensing and GIS and is a...

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

Earth Observation Tops Government Space Expenditure

Earth observation is the number one satellite-based application worldwide, with governments spending $6.7 billion on EO in 2008, according to a report from international satellite research and consulting firm Euroconsult. The same report named satellite...

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Global Land Cover Map Now Online

The European Space Agency’s global land cover map – which the agency says is 10 times sharper than any previous global satellite map – is now available online. It is the highest resolution, completely validated land cover...

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

New Earth Systems Research Centre: South Africa

The National Research Foundation has launched the Africa Centre for Climate and Earth System Science (ACCESS), hosted at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa. CSIR researcher and ACCESS supervisor Neville Sweijd says...

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Trimble Keynote Speakers

Trimble president Steven W. Berglund and Dr Robert Kriegel, author of the international bestseller If it ain’t broke...BREAK IT!, will be among the keynote speakers at Trimble Dimensions 2009 (23-25 February, Las Vegas). Other speakers include: former...

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Japan Protests Chinese Survey Ships

‘Such activities by Chinese ships are extremely regrettable. We are demanding the Chinese government order their immediate withdrawal,’ said government spokesperson Takeo Kawamura. Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso described the incident as ‘an obvious intrusion of Japanese territorial...

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