NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter is two days away from making humanity’s first attempt at powered, controlled flight of an aircraft on another planet.
Imagery, earth imaging and remote sensing
Maxar collected new satellite imagery today, April 5th, that reveals the leak in the retaining wall of a wastewater holding pond in Piney Point, Florida near Tampa Bay. The leak at the reservoir, first discovered last month, is situated next to an abandoned phosphate plant. Emergency crews are removing millions of gallons of water from […]
Maxar collected new satellite imagery on March 27th that reveals the Russian naval exercise (known as Umka-2021) in progress in the Arctic.
March 28th Satellite Imagery Update on Suez Canal and EVER GIVEN Ship
Maxar’s WorldView-3 satellite collected high-resolution imagery this morning (March 27, 2021) of the Suez Canal and efforts in progress to free the grounded EVER GIVEN container ship.
Maxar’s WorldView-2 collected new high-resolution satellite imagery this morning (March 26th) of the Suez canal and the container ship (EVER GIVEN)–a 1,300-foot ship operated by the Taiwan-based Evergreen Group–that remains stuck in the canal north of the city of Suez, Egypt. In today’s satellite imagery, multiple tug boats are positioned alongside the ship and dredging operations […]
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, 22 March 2021 – Dubai Municipality announced the successful launch and deployment of DMSat-1, an atmospheric monitoring microsatellite built by Space Flight Laboratory (SFL). DMSat-1 launched today from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan aboard a Soyuz rocket.
Toulouse, 11 March 2021 – Up and running for two years, OneAtlas has become a key digital asset for a large number of Airbus geospatial customers, who use the platform daily to access a very wide range of imagery products and AI- based analytics. It enables them to easily monitor economic activities and supports their decision-making.
Focus on Accuracy
Toronto, Ontario & Toulouse, France, 04 March 2021 – Today, Ecopia AI (“Ecopia”) announced a partnership with Airbus to produce next-generation digital maps on a global scale—including land use/land cover, roads, and building footprint data. This digital mapping solution will provide commercial and government users with an accurate and up-to-date digital representation of their areas of interest, driving better decision […]