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Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely
As the country’s universities prepare for the move towards...
Mapping the history of Kalapani dispute between India and Nepal
As Nepal unveiled a new map of its territories...
Ordnance Survey to create the Ordnance Survey of Dubai
Ordnance Survey has entered a contract to work with...
Scotland joins the Public Sector Geospatial Agreement
The first collective geospatial agreement for Great Britain allowing...
ISRO facilities to open for startups, private firms; new geospatial policy soon
The government will allow private firms and startups to...
Myanmar To Build Two Earth Observation Satellites With Japanese Assistance
Myanmar is to build and launch a small Earth...
New base map for Maltese islands launched
The Planning Authority has launched a new base map...
Airbus supplies EU with satellite communications
Paris, 12 May 2020 – Airbus has won the...
Britain’s £5 billion rival to EU’s Galileo satellite project faces scrap
Plans for Britain to join the space race with...
India Witnesses Significant Drop in Pollution Levels Due to Lockdown, Reveals Satellite Data
The lockdown measures imposed by the government of India...

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Monday, July 25th, 2016

Japan and EU Collaborate on GNSS Signals

Japan and Europe will connect their global navigation satellite systems for improved pinpoint locations on the ground. The move is being driven in part by the rise of autonomous cars and the need for greater positional accuracy to...

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

China’s Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth Teams with EU

On 29 June, at the EU-China Summit, Vladimir Šucha, Director-General of the JRC and Professor Guo Huadong, Director-General of the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (CAS-RADI) signed a new collaborative research...

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Europe Lofts First Copernicus Environmental Satellite

The ability of European citizens, policymakers and service providers to access key environmental data on a routine basis will take a major step forward following the launch today of ESA’s Sentinel-1A satellite.

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Galileo Works, and Works Well

The in-orbit validation of Galileo has been achieved: Europe now has the operational nucleus of its own satellite navigation constellation in place – the world’s first civil-owned and operated satnav system.

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

STMicroelectronics’ Galileo-Compatible Satellite-Tracking Chips Are Ready for eCall Approval

STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronic applications, today announced that it had released its Teseo II single-chip satellite-tracking IC to the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European Commission Joint...

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

EU and Israel Space Agency Sign Accord for Cooperation on Navigation Satellites

The Israel Space Agency signed on Monday its first cooperation agreement with the European Union in the field of satellite navigation. The GNSS accord was signed by the EU and the space agency, which is part of...

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

India, EU Make Progress on Earth Observation Cooperation

SIFY - Leaders of EU and India took part in the 11th EU-India Summit on Friday. Progress was made on a maritime transport agreement and leaders also welcomed the recent formation of ISO-ESA Joint Working Group on...

Sunday, May 2nd, 2010

EU`s Satellite Navigation Coordinator Visits Taiwan

Michel Bosco, the European Commission`s Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Coordinator for Applications, recently arrived in Taiwan to take part in the 2010 Galileo Executive Forum. He said that the Galileo satellite system can be compatible with...