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Matternet Expands Operations to Asia Through Drone Delivery Partnership with Japan Airlines
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., - Today, Matternet, developer of the world's leading...
Space Foundation Signs MOU with UAE’s Al Suwaidi Private Office & Group
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Seven HKU young scientists awarded China’s Excellent Young Scientists Fund 2020
Young researchers at the University of Hong Kong have...
Launch Of South Korean CAS500-1 Satellite Delayed Until 2021
MOSCOW - The launch of South Korean CAS500-1 (Compact Advanced Satellite...
India, US likely to ink geospatial intelligence pact ahead of November 3 presidential election
The last high-level engagement between New Delhi and Donald...
Dubai Police Select Draganfly to Pilot New Drone Initiatives
Los Angeles, California - Draganfly Inc. (OTCQB: DFLYF) (CSE:...
EU and China sign landmark agreement protecting European Geographical Indications
Today, the EU and China signed a bilateral agreement...
China’s optical remote sensing satellite fails to enter pre-set orbit
China has declared the Kuaizhou-1A rocket mission a failure...
Life on Venus? Isro’s Shukrayaan-1 mission in race to the fiery planet
Astronomers on Monday said they have found a potential...
Japanese City Using GIS on iPads for Field Survey
The City of Tamba in Hyogo prefecture, Japan, performs...

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Sunday, July 17th, 2011

Bangalore Meteorological Center Improves Weather Mapping

In an effort to improve and enhance weather mapping capabilities, Bangalore Meteorological Centre, India Meteorological Department (IMD), under its modernisation project is installing about 100 Automatic Rain Gauges (ARG) and two Doppler Weather Radars (DWR) across the...

Sunday, July 17th, 2011

AMC Hires Private Firm to Map New Areas

The civic body has decided to outsource surveying and mapping for new areas added to its limits where 54 town planning schemes are lined up. After the merger of new areas, AMC’s limits now extend over 466...

Sunday, July 17th, 2011

Indonesia Invites Indian Investments in Infrastructure

Indonesia has invited Indian industrialists to invest in infrastructure sectors and also look at it as a source of many other products apart from coal in order to expand bilateral trade and investments between the two countries,...

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

New GPS Satellite Launched Into Space

A Delta 4 rocket has rumbled into the early morning sky from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral carrying a GPS satellite. The rocket lit up the sky at 2:41 a.m. Saturday after two consecutive days...

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

China, Iran Ink Major Infrastructure, Trade Deals

China and Iran on Saturday signed several agreements on infrastructure and trade cooperation, a fact further testifying to the already strong political and economic ties between the two countries. Under the agreements, Chinese companies will invest heavily...

Friday, July 15th, 2011

A Guide to China’s Rising Urban Areas

China’s rise to economic prominence over the past 30 years has rested in large part to its rapid urbanization. Prior to ‘reform and opening up’ that started in earnest during the 1970s, cities in China were viewed...

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Satellites to Track Sariska’s Big Cats

Tigers in Rajasthan's Sariska Tiger Reserve may soon be connected with a satellite, enabling foresters to keep a constant watch on their movement. The system will be a first for India, that too, in a place where...

Friday, July 15th, 2011

South Australia Plans Stormwater Strategy Roadmap

The State Government has released a Stormwater Strategy which provides a comprehensive ‘road map’ for future stormwater management in South Australia. Minister for Water Paul Caica said the Strategy - developed by the Stormwater Taskforce which was...

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Spatially Smart Wine – Testing Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Wine Production

In this research, we evaluate geospatial technologies for precision viticulture, supporting organic and biodynamic principles. We demonstrate the vineyard application of a tele-operated vehicle with three dimensional laser mapping and GNSS localisation to achieve centimetre-level feature position...

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Korean Satellite to Aid Disaster Efforts

South Korea’s space agency has joined its international counterparts in putting satellite data at the disposal of rescue authorities following major disasters such as earthquakes and tsunamis. The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI), under the Ministry of Education,...