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January 21, 2015

FalconScan Announces The Release of Its Ground-Breaking Aerial Mapping System

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 20, 2015—The FalconScan Camera System has been under development for several years and has currently completed over 100 aerial imagery missions.  Applications include: Agriculture and Forestry Environmental Monitoring for Spills or Leaks Water Quality Telecommunications Planning Threat Detection Transportation Corridor Surveillance Disaster Preparedness and Response FalconScan offers customers a turnkey operation that delivers

January 21, 2015

Aero-Graphics Places First Order for Optech Galaxy Airborne LiDAR

Jan. 21, 2015—Optech is pleased to announce that Aero-Graphics placed the first order of a new Optech Galaxy last November. Optechís newest airborne laser terrain mapper (ALTM) includes PulseTRAKô technology that will provide Aero-Graphics with great advantages in survey efficiency, data consistency, reliability and flexibility. A longtime client of Optech, Aero-Graphics has a keen interest

January 21, 2015

Bluesky Launches Online Renewable Energy Platform

Coalville, Leicestershire, UK, 21 January 2015 - A prototype version of a website has been launched which allows homeowners, solar installers and manufacturers, energy companies and government organisations to assess the suitability of individual properties for solar energy technology. The online system employs high resolution geographic data, such as aerial photography and LiDAR, as well as address

January 21, 2015

Japan Selects Northrop Grumman’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye and RQ-4 Global Hawk to Improve Intel Gathering Capabilities

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Jan. 18, 2015 – The Japan Ministry of Defense has selected two Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) systems to enhance its intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. Under a process known as type selection, the Japanese government chose the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning aircraft and the RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system

January 21, 2015

New Model Explores Location of Future U.S. Population Growth

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. Jan. 20, 2015—Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a population distribution model that provides unprecedented county-level predictions of where people will live in the U.S. in the coming decades. Initially developed to assist in the siting of new energy infrastructure, the team’s model has a broad

January 21, 2015

Optech Announces ILSC 2015 in Celebration of UN International Year of Light

January 21, 2015—Celebrating the International Year of Light initiative adopted by the United Nations, we at Optech are pleased to invite you to the Optech Imaging & Lidar Solutions Conference on June 9-12, 2015 in downtown Toronto. This year is special, not just because of the great location in the middle of the best Toronto

January 20, 2015

Japan Discusses a Disposable Satellite for Emergency Response

The Japanese government’s Committee on National Space Policy included a discussion of an “operationally responsive small satellite” in its Basic Plan on Space Policy. The discussion will occur during planning for the next fiscal year.

January 20, 2015

A Robotic Water Sampling Drone to Improve Aquatic Understanding

Researchers are developing an unmanned quadcopter with a tube and a pump they can fly to the middle of a large body of water or other hard-to-reach area to collect samples. The goal is to obtain quick samples over large areas to increase understanding of critical natural resources.

January 20, 2015

50 Climate Change Research Projects Receive Funding

The U.S. Department of the Interior recently announced 50 new research projects with universities and other partners, awarding nearly $6 million for inquiries into the effects of climate change and community preparedness.

January 20, 2015

UAS Programs Proliferate Even with Careers Unclear

There are a growing number of academic programs cropping up to train unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operators for military and commercial use, despite the lack of Federal Aviation Administration clearance. According to the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, there will be 100,000 such jobs by 2025.