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Iran Claims To Be Developing One-Metre Resolution Earth Observation Satellite
The head of the Iran Space Agency, Morteza Barari,...
Apple Boss Defends Decision To Remove Hong Kong Mapping App From Its Store.
Apple's boss has defended the tech giant's decision to...
U.K. Announces £2 Million in Counter Drone Contracts with Industry and Academia
A recent Frost and Sullivan forecast predicts counter-drone market revenues...
Japan announces open sharing of radar satellite data
At GEO Week 2019, Ms. Sasaki, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of...
China announces open sharing of Gaofen data
At the opening of the GEO Week 2019 Plenary,...
South Africa And Uganda Win Big At GEO Week 2019
The GEO Week 2019 and the GEO Ministerial Summit...
Terra Drone conducts 160m chimney inspection at thermal power plant in Japan
Chiba, Japan – Leading industrial drone solutions provider Terra Drone...
Sudan launches its first ever satellite in partnership with China
Sudan's first-ever satellite to carry out research in military,...
China launches Gaofen-7 high-resolution satellite able to provide stereo imagery
BEIJING – China on Sunday launched a new high-resolution...
UK and Australia team up to use space technology to protect Pacific Ocean
Pacific island countries vulnerable to climate change will benefit...

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Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) Announces Board of Directors

Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Intergraph, has announced the members of its board who will direct the organization's operations and future...

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

Microsoft UltraCamXp – UltraMap Software Technology Win Photogrammetry Award

Microsoft Corporation and its subsidiary Vexcel Imaging, GmbH were the winners of the Technology Innovation in Photogrammetry award at the Geospatial World Forum Conference for the company’s UltraCamXp Wide Angle digital aerial camera and for the monolithic...

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

Photo Slideshow – China South to North Water Transport Project

It’s no surprise that ever since construction began in 2002, the South-North Water Project has generated a strong current of public comment. China’s government authorities insist the project, now estimated to cost $US 62 billion, is essential...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

China Uses ERDAS Software for Environmental and Disaster Monitoring

ERDAS announces that the National Disaster Reduction Committee and the Ministry of Environmental Protection, both in the People’s Republic of China, are now using ERDAS IMAGINE and ERDAS APOLLO to monitor environmental changes and improve disaster planning...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Leica Geosystems Call – Presentations for “Hexagon 2011” Int’l Conference

The parent company of Leica Geosystems, Hexagon AB,  leading global provider of 3D solutions to design, measure and position objects and to process and present data, will host its inaugural international conference, Hexagon 2011, 6-9 June at...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

China Sets Seven Percent Growth Target

China has set an annual growth target of seven percent to ensure sustainable development during its 12th Five-Year Plan (2011-2015), Prime Minister Wen Jiabao said. The target was lower than the 7.5 percent set for the previous...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

State Government Releases ‘Actual’ Flood Line Maps

The State Government is creating an online record of the devastation caused by the floods and cyclone Yasi with aerial images from across Queensland. Premier Anna Bligh and Queensland Reconstruction Authority Chair Major General Mick Slater said...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

GIS Health Mapping Trialed in Rural Indonesia

Despite the demonstrated utility of GIS for health applications, there are perceived problems in low resource settings: GIS software can be expensive and complex; input data are often of low quality. This study aimed to test the...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Satellite Photos Catch Indian Fishermen in Lankan Waters

The Fisheries Ministry has released satellite photographs that clearly show the presence of Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan waters. The pictures taken by the Sri Lanka Air Force track the movements of the Indian fishermen, who are...

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Russia Launches Glonass Satellite, a Boost for India

Under a 2007 accord, Russia agreed to share the Glonass signal with India. India will be the only country to have access to the military segment of the Glonass system, which will enable the Indian military to...