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April 9, 2013

Surdex Purchases Leica ALS70-HP Airborne Laser Scanner

Norcross, Ga., April 2, 2013—Leica Geosystems Inc. today announced that Surdex Corporation has purchased a Leica ALS70-HP airborne laser scanner. Surdex took delivery of the Leica ALS70-HP system in December 2012 and has already deployed it on several mapping projects, taking full advantage of the powerful new LiDAR’s ability to capture elevation data with a

April 9, 2013

Surrey Satellite US Opens New Satellite Mission Facility in Colorado

ENGLEWOOD, COLO., April 3, 2013—Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US) has moved into a purpose-built company headquarters and satellite manufacturing facility in Englewood, Colorado, providing full mission capabilities to its growing customer base. The new SST-US headquarters comprises clean room space for satellite and subsystem manufacture, customer payload integration, and electronics assembly activities. The SST-US

April 3, 2013

Aerial Imaging Aids Wine Producers

California company VineView’s new hyperspectral airborne sensor is helping growers produce better grapes by detecting specific diseases, irrigation stress and nutrient deficiencies.

April 3, 2013

Sentinel-3 Mission Progresses

The European Space Agency’s Sentinel-3 satellite platform now is in France where instruments will be installed and tested for a sophisticated new mission to monitor Earth.

April 3, 2013

NASA Flies UAS into Volcanic Plume

NASA Earth science researchers flew a Dragon Eye unmanned aircraft system (UAS) into the sulfur dioxide plume of the Turrialba Volcano near San Jose, Costa Rica, to study its chemistry.

April 3, 2013

Satellite Images Detail Destruction in Central Burma

Satellite images show wide-scale destruction from violent clashes between Muslims and majority Buddhists in Meiktila, Burma, in late March 2013.

April 1, 2013

Avenza Releases MAPublisher 9.2 for Adobe Illustrator

Toronto, March 26, 2013—Avenza Systems Inc., producers of the PDF Maps app for iOS and geospatial plugins for Adobe Creative Suite, including Geographic Imager for Adobe Photoshop, is pleased to announce the release of MAPublisher 9.2 for Adobe Illustrator. This exciting release includes a number of new and exciting product enhancements. Export has been improved

April 1, 2013

Optech Announces New CS-6500 Aerial Digital Camera

Toronto, March 26, 2013—Optech, the world leader in the development, manufacture and support of advanced lidar and camera survey instruments, is pleased to announce the release of its new CS-6500 aerial camera system. A direct advance from the Optech CS-4800 camera, the CS-6500 inherits the CS-4800’s robust and proven design while providing enhancements and new

April 1, 2013

PCI Geomatics Releases GXL 2013

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada, March 26, 2013—PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today the release of its GeoImaging Accelerator (GXL) 2013 - the latest version of the company’s proven, high-performance, and scalable image processing solution. “With this year’s release, we have focused on key areas that will

April 1, 2013

Z/I Imaging introduces PureColor Technology in PPSv6.6

Norcross, Ga., March 26, 2013—Z/I Imaging is pleased to announce a new release of its Z/I Sensor software PPS V 6.6, which will introduce the innovative PureColor Technology. As part of a broader focus on radiometric enhancements and simplified processing, PureColor Technology will boost the dynamic range of the output image and protects all information