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DigitalGlobe prolongs useful lives of WorldView satellite mission

Earth observation from satellite

On 18 December 2014, leading global provider of high-resolution earth observation data DigitalGlobe announced the extension of the useful lives of two of its satellites, namely WorldView-1 and Worl

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vie, 19/12/2014 - 10:53

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) is the primary source of geospatial intelligence for the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Intelligence Community.

Turkey: Launch of new satellite within five years

Satellite image of snow in Turkey

Ensar Gul, chairman of Turksat Satellite Communications, announced the production and launch of national satellites to occur within a five years time-frame.

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mar, 09/12/2014 - 08:38
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35.2433

Successful Navigation Test Campaign for recovered Galileo satellite FOC-FM1

Galileo FOC

The European Space Agency (ESA) has recovered one of two satellites (Galileo-FOC FM1) that were put into the wrong orbit when launched on 22 August 2014.

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jue, 04/12/2014 - 13:27

Iran: ISA announces the launch of three remote sensing satellites into space

Remote sensing satellites will be launched into space by the ISA

On occasion of the World Space Week, the Deputy Head of the Iranian Space Agency (ISA) Hamid Fazeli issued a statement about the launch of three remote sensing satellites. 

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mié, 15/10/2014 - 11:53
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13.7279
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100.524

2014 ForestSAT conference

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Riva del Garda
Información básica
Fecha: 
04/11/2014 - 07/11/2014
Lugar: 
Riva del Garda Fiere Congressi Spa
País: 
Italy
Organizadores del evento: 

Newcastle University

Idioma del evento: 
English

ForestSAT 2014 is the 6th international conference in a series focusing on the applications of forest geomatics, previous conferences have taken place in Scotland, Sweden, France, Spain and USA.

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45.8892
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10.8431

Philippines: LiDAR mapping of major river basins completed

The Philippines are frequently affected by floods

The Department of Science and Technology  of Philippines (DOST) has achieved the Light Ranging and Detection Technology (LiDAR) mapping of the three major

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lun, 28/07/2014 - 15:55
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12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

GRACE satellite shows groundwater loss in US

Map of the groundwater deficit based on GRACE data

In a new study by NASA and University of California, Irvine, several maps combining data from the satellites of NASA's Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (

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vie, 25/07/2014 - 18:00
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39.2343
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-107.415

IGARSS 2014 - 35th Symposium on Remote Sensing

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
dom, 13/07/2014
Ciudad: 
Quebec City
Información básica
Fecha: 
13/07/2014 - 18/07/2014
Lugar: 
THE QUÉBEC CITY CONVENTION CENTRE
País: 
Quebec
Organizadores del evento: 

IEEE, GRSS, Canadian Remote Sensing Society, CSA-ASC, NASA,

Idioma del evento: 
English

Topics will include Earth observation for Arctic research, Earth observation for renewable energy, energy budgets and modeling, future satellite programs, global environmental change, international

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46.8033
Longitud: 
-71.2428

47th annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
mié, 06/08/2014
Ciudad: 
San Francisco
Información básica
Fecha: 
15/12/2014 - 19/12/2014
Lugar: 
Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA 94103
País: 
United States of America
Organizadores del evento: 

AGU (American Geophysical Union),

Co-organizadores: 

Florida Institute of Technology, NASA Langley Research Center, Georgia Tech, Winthrop University, Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Delaware, USDA, University of California Santa Cruz, University of Montana, City College of New York.

Idioma del evento: 
English

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders from around the

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37.7749
Longitud: 
-122.419