Earth Imaging Journal: Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery
Breaking News
OGC seeks public comment on Hierarchical Data Format Version 5 (HDF5) Core Standard
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) seeks public comment on...
Major Telco Company Partners with Vricon to Accelerate 5G Rollouts Across the USA
McLean, VA - Vricon is pleased to announce that...
Inaugural Spatial Summit by XYO Network a Blow-Out Success, Drawing More than 700 Global Attendees to San Diego
SAN DIEGO - XYO Network, the technology bringing blockchain...
Aurora Flight Sciences Reveals Solar-Powered Autonomous Aircraft Odysseus
MANASSAS, Va.- Aurora continues its nearly 30-year legacy of...
Announcing the Programmable Tello EDU Drone, Now Available at Apple and DJI
SHENZHEN, China - Ryze Tech, creator of the Tello...

December 30, 2015
Russia Reduces Reliance on Foreign Remote Sensing Data

Russia's space agency Roscosmos has indicated that they have significantly reduced their reliance on foreign remote sensing satellites.

"A significant reduction has been noted in the use of foreign Earth remote sensing satellites, which is linked to the provision of similar data by Russian space devices," the agency said in a statement.

The same statement indicated that the United Geographically-Distributed Information System (UGDIS) has been completed. The system will ensure the distribution Russian satellite data to all those who require access. An Arctic remote sensing center will also be opened in Russia's northern port of Murmansk jointly with the emergency services ministry.

Comments are closed.