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Indian Small Satellite Launch Vehicle Fails in Maiden Launch Attempt
India’s new Small Satellite Launch Vehicle failed to orbit...
M2 satellite delivers Australia’s first high-res Earth observation images
A UNSW Canberra Space satellite mission, known as M2,...
Japan plans green transition road map for emissions-heavy industries
TOKYO -- Japan will outline steps for a green...
Mappls RealView by MapmyIndia Launched as Google Street View Competitor in India
Mappls RealView was launched by MapmyIndia in India on...
Earth Observation Drones Global Market to Surpass $18.2 Billion by 2032
The "Earth Observation Drones Market - A Global and Regional...
China’s Long March rocket launches 16 satellites
According to the Chinese news agency, Xinhua, 16 new satellites...
Russia Fires Iranian Satellite Into Space, Prompting Spying Concerns
This is the moment Russia launched an Iranian space...
NEA AND SLA SIGN MOU TO SHARE GLOBAL NAVIGATION SATELLITE SYSTEM (GNSS)-DERIVED MOISTURE DATA FOR WEATHER MONITORING APPLICATION
Singapore – The National Environment Agency (NEA) and the Singapore...
UAE to develop SAR satellite constellation for remote sensing
The UAE Space Agency, on Monday announced a new...
China launches new group of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG - China successfully launched a new group of...

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Monday, August 4th, 2014

Vietnam Plans to Use Remote Sensing to Improve Crop Yields

Over the last two years, the agriculture ministry used data and images provided by European satellites to improve agriculture and forest management. (Viet Nam's satellites will begin providing data for commercial and economic purposes in 2017.) Satellite...

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

RIICE Uses Satellite Technology to Help Rice Farmers

Rice farmers around the world face a variety of challenges, with smallholder farms being particularly vulnerable to the risks of drought, flooding, and pests. The world has grown accustomed to hearing about calls for donations after natural...

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Sugar Mills in India Use Satellites for Crop Estimation

For the first time, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (Isma), along with the National Federation of Cooperative Sugar Factories (NFCSF), is working to gather data on sugarcane acreage and yield with the help of satellite mapping. The...

Sunday, December 26th, 2010

ISRO Readies Launch of Resourcesat-II

ISRO plans to sending three satellites on board the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle early next year. The vehicle would carry the Resourcesat-II, Youth Sat, a satellite developed by students of Singapore University, and X-SAT. Resourcesat-2 is intended...