Grand Bahama Island 

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the west of Grand Bahama Island in the Bahamas. 

Changing Iceland in Color

Iceland’s Reykjanes Peninsula is featured in this colorful radar image captured by Copernicus Sentinel-1.

Water Touches Everything 

Real satellite imagery from NASA’s Terra, Aqua and Landsat missions takes the shape of whales and swirling clouds in the agency’s Earth Day 2024 poster, “Water Touches Everything.” 

Aerosol Spread from Saharan Dust 

An aerosol forecast from the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) on April 23, 2024, shows a thick plume of Saharan dust blowing off the desert toward Libya, the Mediterranean Sea and Greece.

The Solar Eclipse from 223,000 Miles Away 

This spectacular image showing the Moon’s shadow on Earth’s surface was acquired during a 20-second period on April 8, 2024, by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. 

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS

Starliner to the Stars 

Starliner to the Stars 

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft aboard launched from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida on June 5, 2024.

Improving Our Coasts with High-Resolution Land Cover Data 

Improving Our Coasts with High-Resolution Land Cover Data 

High-resolution land cover data is now available through NOAA’s Digital Coast. This data provides communities with the foundational data needed to assess coastal resources, analyze land use, prepare for disaster risks and adapt to a changing climate.  

Sulaiman Mountain Haze 

Sulaiman Mountain Haze 

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station took this oblique photograph of the Sulaiman Mountains in central Pakistan.

BUSINESS

CENTEGIX® Announces Strategic Partnership with GeoComm

ATLANTA —   CENTEGIX, the leader in incident response solutions, and  GeoComm , provider of locally authoritative indoor and outdoor Geographic Information Systems (GIS), announce their partnership to enhance school safety and enable...

Synspective Signs Deal for 10 Electron Launches with Rocket Lab

TOKYO, 2024, June 18th – Synspective Inc., a provider of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite data and analytics solutions, has signed its largest launch agreement to date. The ten-launch deal is with Rocket Lab, a global leader in launch services and space...

Hexagon acquires Voyansi to enhance its BIM solutions portfolio

Hexagon, the global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies, today announced the acquisition of Voyansi, an AECO (architecture, engineering, construction and operations) focused provider of BIM (Building Information...

Booz Allen Acquires PAR Government Systems Corporation

Acquisition will accelerate and transform warfighter technology Combined solutions will accelerate innovative, tech-enabled solution delivery at the edge PAR Government Systems Corporation’s IP and technical workforce will strategically augment Booz Allen’s...

PRODUCTS

DroneDeploy Launches Reality Capture Content Streaming Platform

DroneDeploy Insider is the premium content hub for reality capture education and entertainment. San Francisco, CA – DroneDeploy, the leading aerial and ground reality capture platform, has announced the launch of DroneDeploy Insider, a Netflix-style content...

Datumate Unveils Groundbreaking Enhancements to DatuBIM Platform

PIKESVILLE, Md. — Datumate, a frontrunner in construction data analytics and drone-based photogrammetry, is thrilled to announce the release of transformative new features in its DatuBIM platform: Annotations and the Cross-Section Progress Report (CSPR). These...

Esri Releases New Edition of Top-Selling ArcGIS Pro Book

"Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro 3.2" Shows Readers How to Use the Latest Capabilities in Esri's World-Leading Software REDLANDS, Calif.  — June 17, 2024 — Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced the publication of " Getting to...

Flyhomes Launches World’s First AI-Powered Home Search Portal

Following acquisition of Sam Altman-backed company, ZeroDown, Flyhomes enters real estate portal wars, sets sights on Zillow, Realtor.com, Redfin, and Homes.com. SEATTLE — Flyhomes, creator of the world’s best real estate experience, announced it has acquired...

PEOPLE AND EVENTS

GA-ASI Employees and Programs Win Seven AIAA Awards

AIAA San Diego Section Awards Honor GA-ASI’s Outstanding Achievements SAN DIEGO – Employees and teams from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) were honored with seven awards from the San Diego Section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and...

ElevateUAV Summit Returns to Miami for Three-Day Drone Conference

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Drone Nerds, one of North America’s largest retailers, distributor, and drone solutions provider, is bringing back the ElevateUAV Summit to Miami on October 8-10th, 2024. Last year, over 350 people participated in the conference, which featured...

TrustPoint Appoints Charles Beames as Executive Chairman

DULLES, Va.-TrustPoint, Inc., a venture-backed deep tech company dedicated to developing and providing next-generation Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) products and services, is thrilled to welcome Charles Beames as Executive Chairman of the company’s Board...

Nearmap Appoints Ray Savona as Chief Revenue Officer

SALT LAKE CITY — Nearmap, a leading location intelligence and aerial imagery provider, is announcing the appointment of Ray Savona as Chief Revenue Officer. Effective May 28, 2024, Savona will play a pivotal role on the company's executive leadership...

2024 UAS Summit & Expo Now Accepting Speaker Abstracts

Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry. Grand Forks, ND – (March 2024) – UAS Magazine has announced the dates for the 18th annual 2024 UAS Summit...

Open Geospatial Consortium announces Peter Rabley as new CEO

ARLINGTON, Va.- The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has announced the appointment of Peter Rabley as OGC’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The announcement was made last night at the Geospatial World Forum 2024 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Mr. Rabley brings to OGC a...

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