On 8 July 2014, the UK’s TechDemoSat-1 (TDS-1) manufactured by Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) launched from Baikonur in Kazakhstan began capturing video moments after its release
Code for Resilience is a global initiative in which, during a year-long period, technologists have been developing mobile applications to increase th
In response to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 the London-based UK satellite operator Inmarsat announced the firm is ready to offer a free basic service tracking commercial airl
Teamsurv, an innovative project funded from the UK European Satellite Navigation Competition as well as from the European Community's Seventh Framework Program
The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated because of ongoing heavy storms have caused flooding across the UK.
On 4 December 2013, the International Charter “Space and Major Disasters” was activated, as requested by CCS, due to flood risk in the eastern coast of the United Kingdom.
Britain is to establish a new rapid response network from top UK-based businesses and charities to respond to major international crises, such as famine, floods and earthquakes, International Devel
The UK government is to kick-start an innovative project to fly radar satellites around the Earth, with an initial investment of £21m.
They call it battling ghosts: The incredibly tricky task of using satellites to track the invisible airborne pollutants that determine the air quality and health of our major cities.
The use of satellite images to monitor the after effects of natural disasters is seen as a crucial step in aiding long-term recovery efforts.
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