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Disaster Monitoring Constellation

Nigerian satellites are picture perfect

Nigeria's latest Earth observation satellites have returned their first pictures.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 29/08/2011 - 15:06
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9.07353
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Dnepr rocket boosts seven satellites into Earth orbit

Seven small satellites to serve organizations on four continents rocketed out of a missile silo in Russia and roared into orbit on Wednesday, August 17, on top of a Dnepr rocket.

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Thu, 18/08/2011 - 16:11
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Government gains N44m from sale of satellite images

Nigeria has generated about £175,000 (N44 million) as satellite monitoring royalties from the Nigeria Sat-1in the orbit, through the supply of imagery capturing and analysing of imagery to ot

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Fri, 17/12/2010 - 17:33
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9.05804
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7.48906