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News

January 8, 2013

ASPRS Certification Program Accredited by CESB

Bethesda, Md., Jan. 3, 2013—The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) professional and technologist certification programs have each received accreditation from the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB).  CESB voted to approve accreditation for the professional Certified Photogrammetrist (CP), Certified Mapping Scientist/Remote Sensing (CMS/RS) and Certified Mapping Scientist/GIS-LIS (CMS/GISLIS) programs, along

January 8, 2013

GeoEye Announces First Sale of Stereo Imagery Products to the Government of India

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 8, 2013—GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a leading source of geospatial information and insight, announced that it received an order from the Government of India for stereo imagery from the high resolution GeoEye-1 satellite to support development of India's freight railway corridor. Stereo imagery provides three-dimensional viewing and feature recognition for a number

January 8, 2013

Two Firms Compete for UK Maritime Drone Deal

A U.K. requirement to field a maritime unmanned aircraft system capability appears to have narrowed to a fight between Boeing and EADS company Cassidian.

January 8, 2013

EC Earth Observation Program Eyes Job Creation

Formerly named the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) program, the European Commission’s newly named Copernicus program could create up to 85,000 jobs from 2015-2030.

January 8, 2013

Feds Favor Drones for Local Law Enforcement

The departments of Justice and Homeland Security reportedly have been working with the drone industry and local law enforcement agencies to introduce unmanned aircraft to the homeland.

January 8, 2013

Space Debris Debuts on the Big Screen

A recent IMAX film, "Space Junk 3D," journeys into space around Earth, revealing how space debris endangers human safety and how scientists are trying to deal with the crisis.

January 3, 2013

It’s Official: Landsat 5 Finally Retires

The U.S. Geological Survey announced that Landsat 5 will be decommissioned during the coming months, ending the longest-operating Earth-observing satellite mission in history.

January 3, 2013

Feeling Insecure? Rent a Surveillance Drone!

Secom, one of Japan’s largest home security firms, announced it plans to rent the world’s first private security drone with state-of-the-art software and surveillance camera.

January 3, 2013

Let It Snow…

A new analysis of snow cover observed by satellites shows record June lows in Eurasia each year since 2008 and record low cover in North America for three of the last five years.

January 3, 2013

Kiwi Police Trial Surveillance Drone

New Zealand Police Association President Greg O'Connor says a new surveillance drone is an innovative breakthrough for police. “It's smarter, it's cheaper, it's more efficient—why wouldn't police use it?”