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How low-cost satellites could benefit emergency response

The satellites ould help identify which roads have collapsed after an earthquake

In September 2013, the private company Skybox Imaging will launch the first of 24 low-cost satellites into space with the potential of enabling first responders to see hourly snapshots of disaster-

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mié, 07/08/2013 - 12:04

International Training Course on Small Satellite Missions

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Dehradun
Información básica
Lugar: 
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehradun
País: 
India
Organizadores del evento: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP)

Co-organizadores: 

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC)

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Oportunidad de entrenamiento academico
Training Target Audience: 
The course is aimed for decision makers, senior space technologists, managers, researchers and professionals in the fields of space technology. Others that will find the course very useful include academic institutions, space agencies, and institutions responsible for regional capacity building in the use of space based technology.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Proficiency in written and spoken English is most essential.

Training Tuition: 
300.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

The candidates are expected to make their own arrangements for all expenses.

In small satellites, payloads with a mass of just a few kilograms, are able to perform measurements that were done with tens of kilograms a few years ago.

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Satellites improve disaster monitoring efficiency in China

Two small disaster monitoring satellites, launched in 2008, have allowed China to more rapidly monitor natural disasters with greater range, said the National Commission for Disaster Reduction T

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lun, 12/09/2011 - 11:34

Small Satellites Next Big Thing in Space Technology

Devices Being Increasingly Used for Earth Observation and Imagery

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mar, 10/05/2011 - 13:47

International IAA Conference in Yaoundé, Cameroon, 6-7 December 2010

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Fecha: 
06/12/2010 - 07/12/2010

Small Satellites Programmes for Socio-Economic Benefits, and the Role of IGMASS

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