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ISRO facilities to open for startups, private firms; new geospatial policy soon
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Myanmar To Build Two Earth Observation Satellites With Japanese Assistance
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Britain’s £5 billion rival to EU’s Galileo satellite project faces scrap
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India Witnesses Significant Drop in Pollution Levels Due to Lockdown, Reveals Satellite Data
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Russia To Launch First Satellite For Monitoring Arctic Climate This Year – NPO Lavochkin
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Boeing-Led Team Launches ‘Loyal Wingman’ UAS for Australian Air Force
An industry team that includes Boeing has unveiled an...
Space technology startup VestaSpace raises $10 mn from Next Capital LLC
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Chinese team to measure Everest with BeiDou-3 tech
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Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Indonesia Gains Geospatial Grant from U.S. Trade and Development Agency

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) concluded two new grants supporting the development of energy and information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure in Indonesia. These activities are part of broader efforts to support economic development and...

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Japan, U.S. to Cooperate on Space Debris, Ship Tracking Satellite

Japan and the United States on Monday confirmed their desire to cooperate in the satellite monitoring of ships, a move apparently aimed at Chinese vessels and those from countries such as North Korea sailing near Japan. In...

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Russia’s Satellite Navigation System Isn’t Ready for Prime Time

Russia’s Global Navigation Satellite System suffers from so many technical shortcomings that the country’s defense ministry has refused to adopt it as a rival to the United States’ Global Positioning System. RT.com, a Russian new service, reported that one of...

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Japanese Officials Failed to Use U.S. Data Tracking Radiation After Tsunami

The United States shared detailed radiation measurements with Japan in the early days of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster that the Japanese government did not make public or use in conducting evacuations, officials acknowledged on Tuesday....

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

U.S. Wants to Talk Outer Space with China

The United States wants to open a regular dialogue with China on outer space in an effort to create "rules for the road" and reduce the risk of misunderstandings, a U.S. defense official said on Tuesday. China...

Monday, February 7th, 2011

Australia and US Sign Secret Satellite Spy Deal

Australia and the United States have begun a partnership to share top-secret intelligence from spy satellites as Australia moves to acquire its own satellite to boost surveillance of Asia and the Pacific. The secret agreement between Washington...

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

US to Provide Detailed Monsoon Data this Year

Removal of Indian scientific and defense institutions such as ISRO and DRDO from the US Entity list this week could result in some unexpected riches raining on India. The immediate fall-out of the thaw between the non-proliferation...