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Antarctic: TerraSAR-X sees crack in Pine Island Glacier

PIG is the longest and fastest-flowing glacier in the western Antarctic

The DLR-operated TerraSAR-X Earth observation satellite has documented the gradual propagation of the first crack in the Pine Island Glacier (PIG) over a period of several months.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 12/07/2013 - 11:04
latitude: 
-82.8628
longitude: 
-135

Satellite Images for Emergencies: DLR to chair International Charter

DLR Space Administration

Bureaucracy-free assistance in the event of an emergency – this is the aim of the 15 space agencies united within the International Charter 'Space and Major Disasters'.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 16/04/2013 - 12:02
latitude: 
48.0873
longitude: 
11.2794