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Ghana National Fire and Rescue Service

The Ghana National Fire and Rescue Service (GNFRS) is an agency under the Ghanaian Ministry of the Interior, constituting Ghana's nationwide fire service.

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5.55
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-0.2

Satellites could help locate missing Malaysian flight

satellite image of South China sea

The Beijing-bound Malaysian Airlines flight MH730 disappeared on 8 March 2014 over the South China sea.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 10/03/2014 - 16:03
latitude: 
15.4881
longitude: 
114.405

Akademik Shokalskiy: Satellites helped free trapped vessel in the Antarctic

Image by the satellite TerraSAR-X showing two vessels trapped in the Antarctic

The Russian research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy was trapped for over a week in the Antarctic ice.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 13/01/2014 - 11:20
latitude: 
-82.8628
longitude: 
-135

Nigeria National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)

The National Emergency Management Agency of Nigeria was established via Act 12 as amended by Act 50 of 1999, to manage disasters in Nigeria.

latitude: 
9.0852
longitude: 
7.49765