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Isro’s PSLV-C53 places three satellites in orbit
The four-stage, 44.4m tall PSLV-C53 rocket that blasted off...
Chinese probe successfully maps entire Mars, sends stunning pictures
China's Tianwen-1 orbiter has mapped the entire of Mars,...
Israel Aerospace Industries Successfully Doubles Venµs Satellite’s Expected Service Life
Venµs changed altitude in space and will carry out...
South Korea launches KASS satellite to augment GPS
South Korea has successfully launched a precision aviation satellite...
China launches new batch of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG, June 23 (Xinhua) -- China successfully launched three...
Kenya launches nationwide airborne geophysical survey
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday launched the final report...
South Korea successfully launches home-grown Nuri space rocket
South Korea’s domestically built Nuri rocket successfully placed a...
Isro PSLV-C53 launch announced for June 30
The mission faced multiple initial delays, but was eventually...
Strong progress being made on the UK’s Geospatial Strategy
Annual plan published shows the Geospatial Commission’s progress on...
Israel Deploys Medicine Data-Map Skills to Avert Food Crisis
Even before the first wave of Covid-19 swept through...

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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Forest-Mapping Instrument for Space Station Passes Major Milestone

A laser-based instrument for mapping the 3-D structure of Earth’s forests has passed a major milestone toward deployment on the International Space Station (ISS). The Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI), led by the University of Maryland, College...

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Taiwan Develops the First Indigenous Remote Sensing Instrument for FORMOSAT-5

Taipei, May 12, 2015—The National Applied Research Laboratories (NARLabs) announced Tuesday the first optical remote sensing instrument completely made in Taiwan that will be part of the payload for the FORMOSAT-5 satellite, marking a milestone in the...

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Queensland at Forefront of Innovative Mapping Technology

Queensland is at the forefront of the use of innovative mapping technology for mining, archaeology and natural disasters. Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are now being harnessed as an instrument to better understand the world...

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Optech Announces Release of New Pegasus HA500 ALTM for High Density, High Altitude Mapping

Optech, the world leader in the development, manufacture and support of advanced lidar and camera survey instruments, is pleased to announce the release of the Optech Pegasus HA500 ALTM, a purpose-built wide-area mapping sensor that is expressly...

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

New Leica FlexLine plus Series: Now Available with Color & Touch Display

Leica Geosystems is pleased to announce a new generation of its successful mid-range series of total stations, Leica FlexLine plus. Especially adapted to users’ needs, the new models will further increase customers’ efficiency and productivity. Each total...

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Global Land Cover Map Now Online

The European Space Agency’s global land cover map – which the agency says is 10 times sharper than any previous global satellite map – is now available online. It is the highest resolution, completely validated land cover...