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Nepal set to send new map to UN, others
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ISRO Launches Free Online Course On ‘Remote Sensing’ For Students, Professionals
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European Sentinel satellites to map global CO2 emissions
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United Launch Alliance Atlas V Successfully Launches Mars 2020 Mission for NASA
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Mobile Mapping Market to witness steady growth of 17% during 2020-2026
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First Responder Technologies and Falcon Eye Drones Sign an Exclusive Distribution Agreement for UAE and Wider GCC
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Terra Drone Indonesia Obtained the First Commercial BVLOS Permit in Indonesia
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Monday, May 23rd, 2011

India Needs New Cities and Experts Who Can Build Them

Indian universities churn out 450 urban planners a year for a country of more than a billion people. Experts say that is a measly turnout, given an estimated 500 million people are expected to migrate to cities...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

GSAT-8 Takes to the Skies

India's GSAT-8 satellite has been lofted into space aboard an Ariane 5 rocket that lifted off from the European launch facility in French Guiana in equatorial South America. It is the 20th satellite designed and built indigenously...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Iran President Names Infrastructure Minister

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has introduced Ali Nikzad to the Parliament (Majlis) as the candidate to run the newly-established Ministry of Infrastructure. On May 9, the Iranian government announced plans to merge the Ministries of Roads and...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Drought Shrinks China’s Largest Lake to Historic Low

Stricken by a severe drought, Poyang Lake, the largest freshwater lake in China, recently began to shrink severely. According to the latest reports from satellite remote sensing, the current water area of Poyang Lake is 1,326 square...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Galileo: Europe Prepares for October Launch

The European Space Agency, Arianespace and the European Commission announced today that the launch of the first two satellites of Europe's global navigation satellite system is planned to take place on 20 October. This will be the...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Making Waves – Mapping the Changes from Sea-level Rises

The quad bike she uses to survey NSW beaches has sophisticated GPS technology that can communicate with more than 10 satellites to pinpoint her position to within two centimetres - less than the depth of a footprint...

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Orbit Raising Operation of GSAT-8 Conducted Successfully

The first critical orbit-raising manoeuvre of GSAT-8 was successfully conducted on Sunday with the firing of the 440 Newton Liquid Apogee Motor (LAM) on board the satellite for 95 minutes by commanding the spacecraft from ISRO’s Master...

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Mapping the Mobile World in China

Location-based services such as mobile maps, mobile GPS navigation and more specific so-called "check-in" apps are becoming one with the "smart" world of phone and tablets, utilizing geographical positions attained via the mobile Internet. AutoNavi Holdings Ltd, a...

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Scientists May Have Found Quake Warning Signal

According to a team of NASA and Russian space and physical scientists, in the days before the March 11 Tohoku earthquake in Japan, the atmosphere directly above the epicenter rapidly heated up. In a presentation at the...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

India Cabinet Approves the Launch of a Census to Identify the Poor

The Union cabinet on Thursday approved the launch in June of a census to identify those living below the poverty line (BPL), both in urban and rural areas, and simultaneously enumerate the population based on caste for...

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