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December 9, 2014

University of Maryland Opens Drone Test Site

The University of Maryland’s drone test facility is open for business. The Federal Aviation Administration approved the university’s efforts to trial and test unmanned aircraft systems to ensure their safe integration into U.S. airspace amid growing interest and demand.

December 9, 2014

NASA’s 2014 Unmanned Hurricane Mission Investigated Four Storms

NASA’s Hurricane and Severe Storms Sentinel mission investigated four tropical cyclones in the 2014 Atlantic Ocean hurricane season.

December 9, 2014

Airbus Sells Spot 7 Satellite to Azerbaijan

Airbus Defence and Space recently agreed to sell its newly operational Spot 7 medium-resolution optical Earth observation satellite to Azerbaijan’s Azercosmos space agency.

December 9, 2014

Image Matters Selected to Support NGA’s Map of the World Initiative

Leesburg, Va., Nov. 24, 2014—The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) recently awarded Image Matters LLC a contract to address some of the agency’s most pressing challenges through its Accelerating Map of the World Initiative. This initiative will deliver innovative solutions that expedite and strengthen the agency’s Map of the World (MoW). MoW is foundational to the

December 9, 2014

Aero Surveillance Unveils ASV100 VTOL UAS

Aero Surveillance has introduced a new vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) UAS called the ASV 100 at the International Airborne Maritime Surveillance Exhibition (SIAM) in Le Castellet, France. The ASV 100 is a small tactical unmanned helicopter capable of carrying an integrated modular payload of 20kg for missions of up to three hours in duration. 

December 9, 2014

MapStory Creates the Launch Circle to Support Next-Level Growth

MapStory quietly opened up for public registration back in March of 2013. Since then, people from all over the world have uploaded their open data or leveraged the data shared by others to create their own MapStories. In turn, their work has been viewed more than 100 million times across six continents and been featured

December 9, 2014

Agrian Users Gain RapidEye Imagery Access

Dec. 9, 2014—Agrian Inc. announced today that beginning in January 2015, Agrian users will have access to all current and historical BlackBridge satellite imagery available through the BlackBridge Agriculture Monitoring Service in the U.S. and Canada—for a nominal fee. The new partnership gives Agrian the ability to leverage BlackBridge’s RapidEye constellation of five identical satellites

December 9, 2014

The Most Detailed Ecological Land Units Map in the World

Redlands, Calif., Dec. 9, 2014—Esri and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) are pleased to announce the development of the highest spatial resolution ecological land units (ELUs) map of the world ever produced. The Global ELUs map portrays a systematic division and classification of ecological and physiographic information about land surface features. The work was commissioned

December 9, 2014

Latest SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 Supports Lidar Data and New Analysis Functions

Supergeo Technologies, a leading global provider of complete GIS software and solutions, releases updated SuperGIS Desktop 3.2, which supports Lidar data and adds more analysis tools. SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 integrates abundant GIS tools to offer users from various domains a professional platform for geoprocessing, analyzing, displaying, editing, managing, and querying spatial data even faster and more

December 9, 2014

Hexagon Geospatial Launches Power Portfolio 2015

Norcross, Ga., Dec. 9, 2014—Hexagon Geospatial announces the official release of Power Portfolio 2015, spanning its entire collection of products. Customers can now download new versions of their software. “The Power Portfolio empowers our users to harness the continuous flow of data and solve the world’s problems,” said Mladen Stojic, President of Hexagon Geospatial. “Users can now easily