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KazEOSat-2: Second Kazakh Earth Observation Satellite is in orbit

KazEOSat-2 will also support disaster management

Kazakhstan successfully launched its second Earth Observation Satellite KazEOSat-2 on 20 June 2014 from Yasni launch base, Russia.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 23/06/2014 - 12:16
latitude: 
48.0196
longitude: 
66.9237

Envisat data processed for the most accurate biomass map of the Northern Hemisphere

The European Space Agency’s (ESA) Envisat satellite helps scanning the North

Thanks to the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Envisat satellite, scientists have developed a new biomass map of the Northern Hemisphere with the best resolution to date, with 1 pixel for ea

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Fri, 19/07/2013 - 12:13
latitude: 
82.0852
longitude: 
-34.4531

Happy birthday, Envisat

In the early hours of 1 March 2002, the largest Earth observation satellite ever built soared into orbit from ESA’s launch base in Kourou, French Guiana.

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 10:23
latitude: 
48.8566
longitude: 
2.35222

Satellite systems company paves way for defence developments

Supplier of innovative small and medium-sized satellite systems SunSpace says its Sumbandila satellite has paved the way for further research and development into the requirements of a future, loca

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 24/02/2012 - 16:27
latitude: 
-33.9367
longitude: 
18.8614

Earth Observation and Tsunami Warning System Seen as Critical to Revitalizing Japan

In the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami, Japan is investing in sensors and systems to ensure resilience.

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Mon, 06/02/2012 - 14:10
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

A step closer to mapping the Earth in 3D

After a year in service, the German Earth observation satellite TanDEM-X, together with its twin satellite, TerraSAR-X, have completely mapped the entire land surface of Earth for the first time.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 17/01/2012 - 16:22
latitude: 
48.0745
longitude: 
11.2636