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October 27, 2015

New Report Offers NASA Framework for Establishing Priorities Among Earth Observations

WASHINGTON, October 27, 2015  — A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine offers NASA a framework for prioritizing satellite observations and measurements of Earth based on their scientific value. NASA's Earth Science Division conducts a coordinated series of satellite and airborne missions for long-term global observations of the land surface, biosphere,

October 26, 2015

United States and European Union Sign Cooperation Arrangement on Copernicus Earth Observation Data

October 26, 2015 —The United States and the European Commission signed the “Copernicus Cooperation Arrangement” which will facilitate data sharing from the Copernicus constellation of Sentinel Earth Observation satellites among a broad spectrum of users on both sides of the Atlantic. U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Science, Space and Health Jonathan Margolis and

October 26, 2015

DigitalGlobe Appoints Dr. Roger Mason, Jr. to Board of Directors

WESTMINSTER, Colo., October 26, 2015 — DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, today announced the appointment of L. Roger Mason Jr., Ph.D., to the DigitalGlobe Board of Directors, effective October 21, 2015. Dr. Mason is a senior vice president at Noblis, a non-profit research corporation,

October 21, 2015

Munich Start-up Building Radar Wins Copernicus Masters Competition

Berlin, October 21, 2015 — Building Radar GmbH - providing a global, satellite-based online database for new construction projects - has just been named this year's overall winner of the international Earth observation competition Copernicus Masters. Founded in Munich by Paul Indinger, Leopold Neuerburg, and Artem Ostankov in 2014, the start-up came out on top in

October 15, 2015

9th International Symposium on Digital Earth Held in Canada

The 9th International Symposium on Digital Earth was successfully held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada from 5th to 9th of October 2015, under the theme of “Towards a One-World Vision for the Blue Planet”. About 300 delegates of scientists, engineers, technologists, and environmental managers from 28 countries around the world including United States, Canada, Australia,

October 15, 2015

Ecometrica to Spearhead the Use of Satellite Data for Global Forest Monitoring

Oct. 15, 2015 - Ecometrica has landed one of its most significant contracts to date with a role that sees it co-ordinate a major new international project on behalf of the UK Space Agency. The firm will take the role of main contractor in one of the first projects of the agency's International Partnership Space Programme

October 6, 2015

Earth-i Announces Appointment of Leading Industry Figure Dr. Peter Hausknecht as its Chief Scientist

October 6, 2015 — Earth-i, (www.earthi.space), the master distributor of imaging and data services from the DMC3/TripleSat constellation with a unique combination of very high spatial and temporal resolution, has announced the appointment of Dr. Peter Hausknecht to its team of prominent and experienced individuals from the Earth Observation industry. Peter, who becomes Earth-i’s Chief

September 29, 2015

Shaping Next-Generation Scientists

September 29, 2015 — With the new Earth observation satellites carrying a range of technologies such as radar and multispectral imaging instruments for land, ocean and atmospheric monitoring, data are available for the next 20–30 years. However, this means little unless there are capable people handling them. ESA’s Ocean, Land and Atmosphere Training Courses ensure this.

September 16, 2015

21AT Announces Availability of In-Orbit Images from the TripleSat Constellation

Twenty First Century Aerospace Technology Co., Ltd. (21AT) has announced the availability of in-orbit images acquired from its recently-launched TripleSat Constellation. The constellation, comprising three identical optical satellites, is capable of providing one metre native ground sampling distance (GSD) panchromatic and 4 metre GSD multispectral images, with a 24km swath width. Image-1 was taken over Argentina by

September 16, 2015

Significant Supply Expansion for EO Industry; Data Demand Driven by Defense & Emerging Markets

Paris, Washington D.C., Montreal, Yokohama, September 16, 2015 — According to the 8th edition of Euroconsult's newly published report, Satellite-Based Earth Observation: Market Prospects to 2024, over 400 civil and commercial Earth observation (EO) satellites (>50kg) are expected to be launched over the next decade compared to 179 over 2005-2014. This will result in $39 billion in

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