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Optical Satellite Imagery

Apollo Mapping

Apollo Mapping is a full-service reseller of DigitalGlobe, Astrium, RapidEye and GeoEye satellite imagery products. The company focuses on academics and engineers, providing the experience to provide top-notched customer and technical support. Apollo Mapping also offers a full suite of value-added services, including orthorectification, elevation models and spectral analysis.


Astrium GEO-Information Services
14595 Avion Parkway, Suite 500
Chantilly, VA 20151

With exclusive access to Pléiades,SPOTand TerraSAR-X satellite data, as well as a broad range of other space and airborne resources, Astrium GEO-Information Services offers an extensive product and services portfolio covering the entire geographic information value chain—from optical and radar satellite imagery to value-added services and turnkey geo-information solutions.



Ball Aerospace & Technologies
1600 Commerce St.
Boulder, CO 80301

Ball Aerospace develops and manufactures spacecraft, advanced instruments and sensors, and data exploitation systems. The company delivers unique advanced geospatial intelligence data exploitation algorithms and analytical tools. Ball built the WorldView-2 remote sensing satellite, which launchedOct. 8, 2009, and returned the highest resolution commercial imagery available 11 days later. The company has begun developing WorldView-3, DigitalGlobe’s next high-performance imaging satellite.


1601 Dry Creek Drive, Suite 260
Longmont, CO 80503
303-684-4000 or 800-655-7929(toll free)

DigitalGlobe is a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution Earth imagery and analysis products. Sourced from our advanced satellite constellation and aerial network, we provide users with immediate and historical Earth imagery, enabling them to more efficiently map, monitor, analyze and navigate the physical world. Through our advanced constellation, comprehensive ImageLibrary, cloud infrastructure and network of expert partners, DigitalGlobe provides easier, faster delivery of Earth imagery products and services.


Earth Observation Technologies (EOTec)
2020 Hillyer Place NW
Washington, DC 20009

EOTec is the global market leader for the sale of satellite imagery products, direct satellite access, ground stations and value-added services derived from the RapidEye, GeoEye and Indian constellations of imaging satellites. EOTec also provides industry-related consulting services and market research to support strategic planning, product development, global distribution, competitive analysis, training, sales and high finance.


Earthstar Geographics
1437 Morena Blvd., #100C
San Diego, CA 92110

Earthstar Geographics develops TerraColor global 15-meter resolution satellite imagery products. TerraColor provides complete global coverage, 15-meter imagery for much of Antarctica, ocean masking to remove clouds, ice and image edges, and ongoing imagery upgrades. TerraColor can be purchased off the shelf with generic blue ocean fill or bathymetric color shaded relief.


4101 Molson St., Suite 400
Montreal QC H1Y 3L1
514 495-6500

Recognized as a leader in the geomatics sector, Effigis (formerly VIASAT GeoTechnologies, VGI Solutions in the United States) has been providing innovative geospatial solutions since 1991. From Earth observation services and infrastructure inventory to telecommunications network monitoring,GNSSsoftware and geological studies, we’re a one-stop source for all your geoinformation needs.

Via Cannizzaro 71
00156 Rome
+39 06.40791

e-GEOS, anASI/Telespazio company, is the European hub for high-resolution optical and radar data. The company offers an integrated portfolio of products, application solutions and services. In addition, e-GEOS is the commercial operator of COSMO-SkyMed, theASIand Italian Defence Ministry Earth observation program.


eMap International

eMap International  provides the highest quality geospatial products and consulting to a wide range of academic, commercial and government clients.  Working with clients from Fortune 500 firms to individuals, as well as federal, state and local agencies, eMap has a 10+ year proven track record of delivering project-specific geospatial products, including satellite and aerial imagery, LiDAR and parcel data.  eMap, a veteran-owned small business,  is uniquely suited to provide expert geospatial consulting, superior technical support and responsive customer service.


2325 Dulles Corner Blvd.
Herndon, VA  20171

GeoEye is a leading source of geospatial information and insight for decision makers and analysts who need a clear understanding of our changing world to protect lives, manage risk and optimize resources. Each day, organizations in defense and intelligence, public safety, critical  infrastructure, energy and online media rely on GeoEye’s imagery, tools and expertise to support important missions around the globe. Widely recognized as a pioneer in high-resolution satellite imagery, GeoEye has evolved into a complete provider of geospatial intelligence solutions. GeoEye’s ability to collect, process and analyze massive amounts of geospatial data allows our customers to quickly see precise changes on the ground and anticipate where events may occur in the future.


Global Marketing Insights
6801 Brecksville Road, Suite 206
Cleveland, OH 44131

Since 1997, Global Marketing Insights (GMI), a woman-owned firm, has provided Geospatial Business Intelligence Experts for a wide range of aerospace, geospatial and remote sensing strategic business planning, sales and marketing implementation services and highly customized market research services. These services include developing targeted product/service market studies and competitive market research for government agencies and private-sector firms whose goal is to increase their market share. As authors of the USGS and NOAA 2005-2020 International Remote Sensing Studies for Asia, Africa, North America and Europe (with South America in progress), GMI possesses the world’s largest database of remote sensing research (available in online interactive maps) and social and cultural trend information by country.


i-cubed: information integration & imaging
600 Prospect Parkway
Fort Collins, CO 80525

i-cubed is partnered with the leading satellite imagery providers to offer the most advanced geospatial information solutions to industry and government clients, including defense and ISR missions. We can submit new collections for your area of interest and have access to the providers’ image archives. We can acquire satellite imagery from a number of sources, including DigitalGlobe’s WorldView I/II and QuickBird, GeoEye’s IKONOS and GeoEye-1, and Astrium’sSPOT4/5 and coming soon Pleiades. We also provide image archive management and dissemination systems through our DataDoors and GAME suite of products for customers with existing imagery collections and geotagged digital data.


ImageSat International
2 Kaufman St.
Tel Aviv 61500

ImageSat International owns and operates the EROS A and EROS B high-resolution imaging satellites, providing high-quality imaging services, satisfying its customers with maximum autonomy, secrecy and flexibility. ImageSat serves a global customer base, comprised of governments and international agencies that use EROS satellite imagery primarily for national security, homeland security and environmental security, as well as a wide range of civilian applications.


LAND INFO Worldwide Mapping
PO Box 631961
Highlands Ranch, CO 80163-1961

LAND INFO Worldwide Mapping, LLC maintains one of the world’s largest commercial archives of digital topographic map and nautical chart data (DRGs, DEMs and vector layers) and is a leading global provider of high-resolution satellite/aerial imagery (GeoEye, WorldView, QuickBird, IKONOS,SPOTImage, RapidEye and ALOS) and processing services.  Please contact the company for data recommendations for your project.  Volume purchase and educational discounts are available.


10465 Park Meadows Drive, Suite 201
Lone Tree, CO 80124

MapMart offersGISdata and imagery through its interactive website. The company provides the most convenient, efficient and cost-effective method available to purchase archived or custom maps, satellite imagery or aerial data, otherGISlayers and related products. MapMart delivers digital data in formats compatible with keyGISsoftware as well as hosting and cloud services.


MDAFederal Inc.

6011 Executive Blvd., Suite 400
Rockville, MD 20852

MDAFederal specializes in the development and application of remote sensing andGIStechnical services and solutions. The company provides state-of-the-art geospatial applications, solutions and on-site technical support to military, intelligence and VisSim clients.


MDAGeospatial Services
13800 Commerce Parkway
Richmond, British Columbia, V6V 2J3

MDAGeospatial Services is the leading provider of advanced geospatial information products to the oil and gas, land and maritime surveillance, national mapping, aeronautical information and mining markets. The company’s leading-edge products and services deliver critical information derived from the world’s highest-resolution commercial radar and optical satellites and aerial systems.MDAGeospatial Services’ extensive background in delivering complex information solutions into demanding operational environments gives the company the experience to offer products and services that uniquely fit into customers’ business processes.


Merrick & Company
2450 S. Peoria St.
Aurora, CO 80014

As an authorized reseller for DigitalGlobe and GeoEye, Merrick offers clients the newest generation of high-resolution satellite imagery and value-added products. By acquiring this highly complex data and supporting technical materials, Merrick can provide georectified imagery, feature extraction, elevation modeling, 3-D visualization and Web distribution technologies.


Orbit Logic
7500 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 1070
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Orbit Logic provides mission planning, scheduling, and collection planning products and solutions to imaging, remote sensing, aerospace and geointelligence customers. The company’s advanced software solutions, algorithms and system architectures provide off-the-shelf technology that reduces or eliminates development timelines, reduces risk, and lowers the cost of mission planning and scheduling.


Molkenmarkt 30
14776 Brandenburg an der Havel
Germany+49 3381 8904-100

RapidEye is a geospatial information provider focused on integrating solutions into the workflow of global customers in an array of industries. RapidEye’s satellite system—a constellation of five satellites capable of imaging and downloading more than 4 million square kilometers of high-resolution, multispectral imagery daily—allows for cost-effective services.


Satellite Imaging Corp.
36842 Meadow Creek Court
Magnolia, TX 77355-8603

Satellite Imaging Corp. provides high-resolution satellite imaging and processing services using WorldView-1 and WorldView-2, GeoEye-1, QuickBird, IKONOS and many other satellite sensors for several industries, including oil and gas, mining, cadastre, tax mapping, construction, environmental, forestry and agriculture. The company specializes in the use of the eight-band WorldView-2 multispectral bands for mineral and resource exploration activities and vegetation analysis.


ScanEx Research and Development Center
5/22 Rossolimo St.
Moscow, 119021
+7 (495) 739-73-85

ScanEx Research and Development Center offers services ranging from acquisition to thematic processing of Earth-observation images from space.

13000 Gregg St., Suite A
Poway, CA 92064

SeaSpace is a world leader in providing Earth observation satellite ground systems. With 30 years of experience and more than 500 installations across all seven continents, the company supplies X/L/S-band antennas, image processing and dissemination systems, and innovative imagery applications solutions that support today’s constellation of optical and radar remote sensing satellites.

Spatial Energy
1881 9th St., Suite 303
Boulder, CO 80302

Spatial Energy is the source for digital imagery and services within the energy industry. Solely dedicated to meeting the needs of energy companies operating worldwide, Spatial Energy acquires, processes, and manages the most extensive collection of high-resolution satellite and aerial imagery, topographic maps and digital elevation models.


Surrey Satellite Technology US

8310 S. Valley Highway, Third Floor
Englewood, CO 80112

Surrey Satellite Technology is the world leader in the design, manufacture and operation of high-performance small satellites, with more than 34 successful missions. The company changes the economics of space by delivering cost-effective satellites and systems to a variety of customers.