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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
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Abu Dhabi, UAE — — Space...
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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Monday, July 11th, 2011

Tiltan Agreement with ITT VIS for TLiD Airborne LIDAR Data Processing Product

Tiltan Systems Engineering, a leading developer and provider of visualization and mapping  solutions, is pleased  to announce that it has signed an exclusive global licensing and sales agreement with ITT Visual Information Solutions (ITT VIS), a subsidiary...

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

NIT India Plans to Develop Metro Region

Civic agency NIT, which has been entrusted by state government to develop the Nagpur metro region, has taken another step in designing the plan of the region, which will act as a blueprint for developing it. Nagpur Improvement...

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

President Urges 25 Years Futuristic Approach for Urban Planning

President Pratibha Patil Friday said that urban planning should not be limited to catering to the needs of current inhabitants but look at developing cities and townships keeping in mind a minimum time-frame of 25 years. She...

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

GIS, 3D Maps on Ranchi State’s Horizon

The state government has initiated a move to map a major chunk of Ranchi district using GIS and 3D technology to ensure that any future planning exercise is conducted scientifically. An idea mooted by chief minister Arjun...

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

ISRO Names Full-time CMD for Antrix

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today named Dr V S Hegde, a veteran remote sensing applications scientist, as the chairman-cum-managing director for its marketing arm Antrix Corporation Limited. Hegde has served Bangalore-headquartered ISRO as its Scientific Secretary...

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

Jharkhand State Plans to Prepare Satellite Map for Growth

Upset about unplanned growth of cities and subsequent problem faced by the government during the anti-encroachment drive in Jharkhand, the state planning and development department has decided to prepare a satellite map for the capital that will...

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Bangalore Needs New Tools for Infrastructure Development

Imagining Infrastructures, a workshop showcasing new tools and approaches for inclusive policy-making, was held in the city on Thursday. It was organised by Next Generation Infrastructure Lab (NGIL), a division of Center for Study of Science, Technology...

Friday, July 8th, 2011

China Reviewing Google, Microsoft Map Apps

China said it’s reviewing Google Inc. (GOOG) and Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)’s license applications to offer online mapping services in the world’s largest Internet market. The companies’ Chinese ventures, which submitted their applications by the July 1 deadline,...

Friday, July 8th, 2011

ATCO to Acquire Western Australia Gas Networks

ATCO today announced that it has signed a conditional agreement to acquire Western Australia Gas Networks (WAGN) from WestNet Infrastructure Group. WAGN is the natural gas distribution utility company that serves the City of Perth and surrounding...

Friday, July 8th, 2011

UNSW Prof. Rizos Next President of Int’l Assoc of Geodesy

Professor Chris Rizos, head of the University of NSW School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems (SSIS) in Sydney, Australia, was today named the new President of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG). The IAG advances the use...