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India to Launch Two Space Missions Every Month Over the Next 16 Months: ISRO
India is ready to launch two space missions every...
Israel Likely to Beat India in Moon Mission Race as Chandrayaan-2 Launch Postponed for Next Year
India's ambitious lunar probe mission, Chandrayaan-2, has hit another...
Genesys Joins Wipro to Put India on Global Autonomous Driving Map
In an effort to put India on the global...
SA Space Agency Wants To Develop Space Startups
The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) & DigitalGlobe...
B-Nest and Esri India Collaborate to Provide GIS Platform for Madhya Pradesh Startups
B-Nest, a venture of Bhopal Smart City Development Corporation...
SANSA And DigitalGlobe Launch South Africa Earth Observation Challenge
The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) is teaming...
Satellite Built by Maxar Technologies’ SSL for Indonesia’s Largest Telecom Company is Performing Post-Launch Maneuvers According to Plan
PALO ALTO, CA - SSL, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly...
Landspace of China to Launch First Rocket in Q4 2018
HELSINKI — Emerging private Chinese company Landspace is set...
Azerbaijan to Lunch Another Satellite this Autumn
The launch of Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38, the second geostationary satellite...
18 Finnish-Polish observation satellites will quickly detect natural disasters anywhere
During 2018, the first Finnish-Polish observation satellite will be...

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Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

India’s PSLV Launches Cartosat-2

On Jan. 12, 2018, India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C40), in its 42nd flight, successfully launched from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre the 710-kilogram Cartosat-2 satellite for Earth observation as well as 30 co-passenger satellites. The co-passenger...

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

JAXA and VNSC Sign Cooperation Agreement

On Nov. 17, 2017, the Vietnam National Space Center (VNSC) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) agreed to cooperate in the field of Public Affairs. JAXA will provide scale models to be exhibited at the Vietnam...

Monday, November 20th, 2017

New Map of Worldwide Croplands Supports Food and Water Security

India has the highest net cropland area while South Asia and Europe are considered agricultural capitals of the world   A new map was released detailing croplands worldwide in the highest resolution yet, helping to ensure global...

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Satellite Images Downtown Dubai Landmarks

The CNES (Space Agency of France) Pléiades satellite acquired this image of Downtown Dubai, including some of Dubai's most well-known landmarks: the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and Dubai Fountain. Due to the presence of these famous sites,...

Monday, November 6th, 2017

India Maps 185 Districts Through Remote Sensing for Horticulture

India’s Union Ministry of Agriculture mapped 185 districts under a project using remote-sensing technology to identify areas best suited for seven different fruits and vegetables across the country. The first report, for eight states in the North...

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

New Research Uses Satellites to Predict End of Volcanic Eruptions

Researchers from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) recently discovered that infrared satellite data could be used to predict when lava flow-forming eruptions will end. Using NASA satellite...