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News

April 1, 2013

USGIF CEO Stepping Down after 10 Years

Herndon, Va., March 27, 2013—After nearly 10 years as the head of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF), Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Stu Shea is stepping down as CEO. Shea announced his decision at the quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors, held earlier this month. The Board appointed USGIF President Keith

April 1, 2013

MAPPS Applauds Introduction of Digital Coast Act

March 28, 2013, Reston, Va.—More than half of all Americans, 153 million people, currently live on or near a coast and an additional 12 million are expected to move to the coasts over the next decade. Yet despite this population density and economic magnet, much of the 95,000 miles of U.S. shoreline does not have

April 1, 2013

MAPPS Applauds Introduction of FLAIR Act, a Bill to Create an Inventory of Federal Land Assets

Reston, Va., March 26, 2013—A bi-partisan bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to create a current, accurate Federal inventory or "cadastre" of all Federal real property has earned praise from MAPPS (www.mapps.org), the national association of private sector geospatial firms. The Federal Land Asset Inventory Reform ("FLAIR)" Act, H.R. 916, was introduced on

April 1, 2013

North West Geomatics Is First to Buy Leica ADS100 Camera Technology

Norcross, Ga., March 27, 2013—Leica Geosystems Inc. today announced that North West Geomatics Ltd. is the first aerial mapping firm to purchase the new Leica ADS100 digital pushbroom camera technology. Under the agreement, Leica Geosystems is upgrading six of North West’s existing Leica ADS80 cameras to the new ADS100 model. In addition, North West will

April 1, 2013

TerraGo, Wiser Announce Partnership to Develop Enhanced Location Intelligence Solutions

ATLANTA and Murfreesboro, Tenn., March 26, 2013—Wiser Company(Wiser) and TerraGo announced a strategic partnership that will allow for the coupling of TerraGo’s location intelligence and geospatial collaboration solutions and Wiser’s analysis and visualization platform in order to advance location intelligence and foster situational awareness across a broad range of industries, including defense and intelligence, oil

March 26, 2013

First LDCM Images “Great Right out of the Box”

On March 18, 2013, the newly launched Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) began sending images back to Earth from its two sensors, including these two images of Fort Collins, Colo.

March 26, 2013

Water Satellite Surprises with Carbon Capabilities

The European Space Agency’s SMOS satellite was designed to map soil moisture and ocean salinity, and now it has shown that it also can “see” through vegetation to provide a better understanding of Earth’s carbon cycle.

March 26, 2013

Small Drone Adds Laser Scanning

Switzerland’s Aeroscout recently equipped several unmanned aircraft system helicopter systems with a combined Riegl laser scanner and inertial navigation system/Global Positioning System payload solution for airborne laser scanning.

March 26, 2013

Journalism Schools Test EO Drones—And Legal Boundaries

AP style, interviewing skills and … drone flying lessons? At least two journalism schools are experimenting with Earth observation (EO) unmanned aircraft systems as news-gathering tools.

March 26, 2013

Astrium GEO-Information Services Makes Its Satellite Imagery Experts Available to the International Community

Toulouse, France, March 17, 2011—Astrium GEO-Information Services is the sole distributor of the Formosat-2 satellite’s imagery. This high resolution satellite is the only satellite, due to its atypical orbit, capable of taking images of the same point every day. This unique ability enables the international community to follow the evolution of the Japanese earthquake disaster

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