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Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Northrop Grumman to Supply Navigation System for South Korea’s GEO KOMPSAT-2 Satellites

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract from the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) to provide space inertial reference systems for the GEO-KOMPSAT-2 space satellite program.

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology Launches First Satellite Project to be Completed in UAE

Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) has announced the launch of the new strategic project DubaiSat-3, the first satellite that will be completed in the UAE. A core team of 45 UAE experts and engineers...

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

35th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE) in Beijing

The 35th International Symposium for Remote Sensing of the Environment (ISRSE35) is to be held in Beijing from 22-26 April, 2013. This is the first symposium in the series to be held in China. The first...

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

RISAT-1 to be Launched Anytime from March 15

Indigenously developed remote sensing satellite RISAT-1, which can take images of the Earth in all weather conditions, would be launched by space agency ISRO anytime from March 15. The 1850 kg RISAT-1, earlier slated for launch last...

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

NASA Earth Observations Investigate the Impact of the 2011 Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami

Using NASA Earth Observation Systems (EOS), researchers are assessing the damage to the area impacted by this disaster. Landsat 5 Thematic Mapper (TM), MODIS on Aqua and Terra, and ASTER will be used to create normalized difference...

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

OGC Announces International Earth Observation Satellite Tasking Standard

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) membership has approved the Sensor Planning Service (SPS) Interface Standard 2.0 Earth Observation Satellite Tasking Extension standard as an official OGC standard. This standard is available for free download at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/sps. The...