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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
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China launches new group of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG - China successfully launched a new group of...
Google Maps finally launches Street View in India, everything we know so far
15 years after it first launched, Google Maps finally...
GeoSLAM tech deployed on large-scale urbanisation project
GeoSLAM’s handheld LiDAR technology has been utilised to document...
ISRO Chief Reports Centre’s Intentions To Open Public-private Partnership To Strengthen Space Industry
ISRO chief S Somanath has said that the government...
China Launches A Global Naming Search For Its Newest Solar Observatory; Will Orbit Earth Every 90 Minutes
The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has launched a...
SpaceX launches 46 satellites into low-Earth orbit
SpaceX launched the most recent set of 46 Starlink...
Isro launches GISAT-1 satellite, says mission could not be ‘fully’ accomplished
The satellite was launched on a geosynchronous satellite launch...
Franco-Japanese Space Cooperation Focused on Exploration, Earth Observation and Next-gen Launchers
PARIS — The week of June 27, 2022, on the...

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Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Freighter Oversupply Weighs on Shipowners and Banks

The skyscrapers and immaculate beaches of this seaport look out on one of the world’s largest parking lots: mile after mile of empty cargo ships, as far as the eye can see.  Similar fleets bob at anchor,...

Sunday, December 18th, 2011

PortVision SmartOps Fleet Management System for Liquid Cargo Marine Transportation Companies

PortVision today announced the SmartOps Fleet Management System, which extends the benefits of the company’s AIS-based vessel-tracking system to provide an enterprise resource management system and automate a comprehensive range of unit tow business processes.

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Scorpio Tanker Completes Northern Sea Route Voyage to Thailand

A tanker managed by Scorpio Ship Management s.a.m. recently completed a voyage from Vitino, Russia to Map Ta Phut, Thailand, via the Northern Sea Route (NSR) -- with the assistance of nuclear powered icebreakers. This is the...

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Japanese Bulk Carrier Sets Record on Northern Sea Route

The Northern Sea Route will see its third record in less than a month when the largest ever bulk carrier to take the route leaves Murmansk next week. It is also the first time a Japanese shipping...

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

World Cup Satellite Helps Protect SA Waters from Pirates

A satellite navigation system installed by SA as a contingency measure for last year’s Soccer World Cup has become a leading tool to fight piracy, Karl Otto, executive head of the South African Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa),...

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Japan Protests Chinese Survey Ships

‘Such activities by Chinese ships are extremely regrettable. We are demanding the Chinese government order their immediate withdrawal,’ said government spokesperson Takeo Kawamura. Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso described the incident as ‘an obvious intrusion of Japanese territorial...