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ISRO calls off Chandrayaan 2 launch due to technical glitch
India’s ambitious second lunar mission, Chandrayaan 2, suffered a...
Ministry of Interior wins global excellence award in GIS
Doha: The Ministry of the Interior, represented by the...
UAE military satellite lost in Vega launch failure
A European Vega launcher failed Wednesday night around two...
Russia Launches Telescope Into Space To Map The Cosmos In ‘Outstanding’ Detail
Russia has successfully launched a new telescope into space, marking...
UAE’s space programme: ‘UAE to come back stronger with the launch of Falcon Eye 2 soon’
Dubai: The loss of the Falcon Eye 1 satellite...
France announces Air and Space Force, due to launch in 2020
French President, Emmanuel Macron, has announced that the country's...
Russians come calling: ISRO and Russian Space Corporation to work together
Ahead of the launch of Chandrayaan-2 on July 14-15,...
China set to carry out controlled deorbiting of Tiangong-2 space lab
HELSINKI — China appears set to deorbit its Tiangong-2...
Terra Drone Eyes Middle East Market with New Joint Venture to Provide UAV Solutions for Survey Activities
Terra Drone sets up joint venture with NDTCCS, the...
Chinese authorities dismiss Three Gorges Dam safety rumours
BEIJING - Chinese authorities have dismissed rumours on social...

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Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Tsunami-Safe Gulf is Nothing But, Experts Warn

A major oil tanker expressway in the Persian Gulf once thought a low-risk area is actually a “highly vulnerable hotspot” for monster waves, new research reveals. Scientists were shocked when on a calm cloudy March day in...

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

United Arab Emirates Launches New Satellite with Dual-Use Capabilities

On July 6, 2019, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched its latest reconnaissance satellite, Falcon Eye 1, from the Guiana Space Centre. This is UAE’s 10th satellite in orbit and its fourth reconnaissance satellite, making it a...

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

Chinese Satellites HY-1C and HY-2B to Monitor Sea and Environment

Chinese Ministry of Natural Resources has unveiled the details of the two sea-observing satellites HY-1C and HY-2B, which were launched in 2018 after they reached their designated orbit. The HY-1C and HY-2B are the highest level of...

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

JAXA, ESA to Cooperate on X-Ray Imaging and Spectroscopy Mission

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) agreed to cooperate with the European Space Agency (ESA) on the X-Ray Imaging and Spectroscopy Mission: XRISM. Hiroshi Yamakawa, president of JAXA, and Johann-Dietrich Wörner, director general of ESA, signed the...

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Complete Australian Vineyard Map Opens Doors to Global Regions

Developed by Consilium Technology in Adelaide, South Australia, the Geospatial Artificial Intelligence for Agriculture (GAIA) analysis algorithm scans high-resolution satellite images of Australia’s wine regions to identify exactly where vineyards are located and how many vine rows...

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Who Gets to Decide What Can Be Launched into Space?

In a sign the Australian Space Agency is already opening up new doors for Australian industry, NASA says it will be launching rockets from Arnhem Space Centre, in Nhulunbuy in the Northern Territory, in 2020. Minister for...

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

ISRO Successfully Launches RISAT-2B Satellite

On May 22, 2019, India’s PSLV-C46 successfully launched the RISAT-2B satellite from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR in Sriharikota. PSLV-C46 was the 72nd launch vehicle mission from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota. In this mission, the “Core-Alone”...

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Indonesian Construction Companies See Aerial LiDAR Survey Benefits

Terra Drone Indonesia successfully completed two pilot projects that demonstrate how construction companies can benefit from drone surveying and mapping services. Using drones equipped with Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology, Terra Drone Indonesia carried out survey-grade...

Monday, May 20th, 2019

Glint of the Irrawaddy Delta

Using a short lens to give a wide view, an astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) focused a camera on the 160-kilometer-wide Irrawaddy river delta. The Irrawaddy is the largest river in Burma (Myanmar) and the...

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

New Satellite Installed on Japanese Kibo Module

On May 9, 2019, NASA's OCO-3 satellite was removed from the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and robotically installed on the exterior of the International Space Station's Japanese Experiment Module-Exposed Facility (Kibo), the space station’s largest module. Since then,...

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