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CHC Navigation’s GNSS receivers reach the Everest Peak
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Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely
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Mapping the history of Kalapani dispute between India and Nepal
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Ordnance Survey to create the Ordnance Survey of Dubai
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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
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Britain’s £5 billion rival to EU’s Galileo satellite project faces scrap
Plans for Britain to join the space race with...

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Monday, April 14th, 2014

Israel Launches Cutting Edge Spy Satellite

Israel’s Defense Ministry has successfully launched Ofek 10, a next-generation satellite that will provide highly-targeted surveillance of specific locations – such as Iran’s nuclear sites. Ofek 10 is the seventh Israeli satellite currently in space, and the...

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Headwall Responds to Growing Worldwide Demand for Advanced, High-performance Hyperspectral Imaging Sensors.

Headwall has responded to rapidly growing demand for its advanced hyperspectral sensors by adding reseller partners in both Singapore/Asia-Pac and Israel. The moves come as Headwall is poised to unveil new hyperspectral sensors that address key market...

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...

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Iran Claims that Dozens of Its Drones Reached Israel

A senior Iranian military official claimed Tuesday that Iranian-made surveillance drones have made dozens of apparently undetected flights into Israeli airspace from Lebanon in recent years to probe air defenses and collect reconnaissance data. An Israeli official...

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

Turkey’s Spy Sat to Zoom in on Israeli Secrets

Turkey is putting the finishing touches to a military satellite it plans to launch within the next two years. The Gokturk satellite will be capable of taking the very pictures Tel Aviv does not want distributed, and...

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

University of Sharjah in UAE Select SuperGIS Desktop 3

SuperGeo Technologies is pleased to announce that the University of Sharjah in United Arab Emirate (UAE) utilized SuperGIS Desktop 3 for the research and teaching of geospatial information. Founded in 1997, The University of Sharjah is a semi-governmental...

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Why Google Earth Pixelates Israel

While Google can bring the world to your desktop, there is one entire country, however, that Google Earth won't show you: Israel. That's because, in 1997, Congress passed the National Defense Authorization Act, one section of which...

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Israel Air Force Reveals its Satellite Secrets

But it is Israel's observational satellites, some of which are also launched from the Unit, that have recently grabbed the attention of the top brass. The satellites - there are four government-owned ones and two privately owned...