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May 1, 2013

NASA, ESA Join Forces to Monitor Ocean Salinity

The critical task of closely monitoring the saltiness of Earth’s oceans is being facilitated from space by the European Space Agency’s SMOS and NASA’s Aquarius missions, but in slightly different ways.

May 1, 2013

NASA Satellite Chronicles New Zealand Drought

New Zealand farmers rejoiced in mid-April 2013 when rains broke one of the worst droughts in decades. Images from NASA’s Terra satellite compare drought conditions with a healthy landscape.

April 24, 2013

Aerotec Awarded U.S. Patent for Top-Gun Veg-Tool

Picayune, Miss., April 16, 2013—Aerotec, a leader in topographic maps and models, was recently awarded U.S. Patent 8374431 for its Top-Gun Veg-tool.  The technology is used by utility foresters to identify, locate, analyze, and report vegetation clearance violations on electric power transmission rights-of-way.  This is beneficial because without the technology, utility foresters tend to err

April 24, 2013

Applanix Introduces POSPac MMS V6.2 Software to Improve Mobile Mapping

RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, CANADA, April 22, 2013–Applanix, a world leader in products and solutions for mobile mapping and positioning, introduced today POSPac™ MMS V6.2, its latest generation of industry-leading software for directly georeferencing mobile mapping sensors using GNSS and inertial technology. Featuring new Applanix In-Fusion™ Multi-Single Base Processing, POSPac MMS V6.2 is designed to improve

April 24, 2013

eMap Announces New Change Detection Services

April 22, 2013—eMap International, an industry leader in the application of change detection and sight monitoring employing the latest high-resolution imaging satellites, state of the art imagery processing software and seasoned geospatial analysts, announces ongoing monitoring services to industry, academia and local government. Areas of interest anywhere in the world can now be routinely tasked

April 24, 2013

Overwatch Enhances ELT Geospatial Intelligence Software’s User Interface

STERLING, Va., April 16, 2013—Overwatch, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the latest release of its ELT® geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) software, featuring a new intuitive and customizable user interface.  ELT, which fuses image processing functionality with geographic information systems support, is used by analysts for military intelligence, mission

April 24, 2013

PCI Geomatics Releases Innovative Technology to Manage Big Data Projects in China

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada, April 22, 2013—PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today that it has released key technology in China to help its customers manage increasingly large geospatial projects. “PCI Geomatics is releasing several new products simultaneously in China in response to a demand for new

April 24, 2013

RIEGL and Applanix Take Flight on UAV

Horn, Austria, and Richmond Hill, Ontario, April 18, 2013—RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems (www.riegl.com) and Applanix Corporation (www.applanix.com) announced today that the Applanix AP50 GNSS-Inertial sensor system was successfully integrated with RIEGL’s VQ-820-GU topo-bathymetric airborne laser scanner on board the SCHIEBEL Camcopter S-100 UAV. The RIEGL VQ®-820-GU is specifically designed to survey sea beds, the grounds

April 24, 2013

Surface Optics Releases New Airborne Spectral Imaging System

SAN DIEGO, April 22, 2013—Surface Optics Corporation (www.surfaceoptics.com) released its new airborne spectral imaging system, specifically designed for ease of installation in a UAV or small aircraft. The compact system delivers real-time, research-grade results covering the 400-1,000nm wavelength range with a 640 pixel-wide swath. The ideal spectral imaging system for applications in precision agriculture, forestry,

April 24, 2013

ASPRS Announces 2013 Award Winners

Bethesda, Md., April 18, 2013—ASPRS announced its 2013 Photogrammetric Award (Fairchild) was awarded to Prof. Dr. Christian Heipke at the 2013 Annual ASPRS Conference in Baltimore on March 26. Heipke was awarded the Photogrammetric (Fairchild) Award for his contributions including advancing the transition from analytical to digital photogrammetry, significant achievements in object extraction from digital