Earth Observation Satellite

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Name: Earth Observation Satellite
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

China Makes Large Strides in Satellite Intelligence

Russian media say China has become one of the few nations capable of building a high-definition Earth observation satellite. The observation satellite Gaofen-2 launched Aug. 19 from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, is able to discern one-meter-long ... [Published Asian Surveying & Mapping - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ministry denies detection of marijuana fields by Gaofen-1

A high-definition picture taken by Gaofen-1, the first satellite launched as part of the country's HD Earth observation system. [Photo/ State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense](ECNS) – China's Ministry of Public Security ... [Published Ecns.cn - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

PLA to set up new 'Aerospace Force' service branch

The People's Liberation Army is expediting plans to set up a new "Aerospace Force" which is expected to be capable of taking on the United States military in emergency situations, according to a report from Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun.The Aerospace ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese, Polish satellites launched by Long March

A Chinese Earth-observing spacecraft and a Polish astronomical satellite launched into a nearly 400-mile-high orbit Tuesday aboard a Long March 4B rocket.Credit: XinhuaThe 15-story Long March 4B rocket took off at 0315 GMT Tuesday (11:15 p.m. EDT Monday) ... [Published Spaceflight Now - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Singapore Technologies Engineering : ST Electronics Opens New State-Of-The-Art Satellite Systems Centre

- Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics) today announced the opening of ST Electronics Satellite Systems Centre, a new state-of-the-art facility custom-built for the design and manufacturing of satellite systems. The event is graced by ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 8 reports

China Puts Earth Observation Satellite Gaofen-2 in Orbit

After a break lasting a year, China's 4B rocket is back with the launch of its second high-definition earth observation satellite Gaofen-2 from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre. (This is a file photo of one of its earlier launches.)REUTERSChina successfully ... [Published International Business Times UK - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

CHINA EASTERN AIRLINES : Around China

HubeiSnoozing controllers delay landing of jetChina Eastern Airlines flight MU2528 from Sanya was forced to delay landing after two air traffic controllers fell asleep on July 8 , according to a statement issued by civil aviation authorities last month ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Northrop provides self-deploying antennas for Canada’s RADARSAT Constellation Mission

Northrop Grumman's strategic business unit Astro Aerospace has delivered 13 lightweight antennas capable of self-deploying in 200ms to MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates for integration into Canada's RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM).Claimed to be ... [Published Aerospace Technology - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Satellite View Shows Wildfires Across Washington State

Washington BurningThis image, taken by equipment on NASA's Aqua satellite on the evening of August 11, 2014, shows a dozen wildfires burning across the state of Washington (as well as a couple in Montana to the far right).NASA Rapid Response MODIS ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Feds award $6.7M in satellite data contracts

Federal Industry Minister James Moore announced the spending to boost usefulness of data from Canada's Earth Observations mission RADARSAT-2TopicsIndustriesCanada’s RADARSAT-2 Earth observation satelliteMONTREAL—The federal government has awarded 12 contracts ... [Published Canadian Plant - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 3 reports

China to launch HD observation satellite this year - Xinhua

China to launch HD observation satellite this year - Xinhua  China will launch Gaofen-2, a high-definition Earth observation satellite, to space this year, according to the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Indian rocket launches into space

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi watches on as India's Space Research Organisation launches a rocket carrying five satellites into space A rocket carrying five satellites from four countries was launched into ISRO launched the Polar Satellite Launch ... [Published Telegraph - Jun 30 2014]

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"We are also looking for the source. As far as I've learned, there's no cooperation between the Drug Control Bureau and the CNSA" said Nie
"It will be used for geographic and resources surveillance, environment and climate change monitoring, precision agriculture, disaster relief and city planning" Xinhua reported
"The opening of ST Electronics Satellite Systems Centre is an important milestone in our efforts to build a sustainable satellite industry. As the first local commercial satellite design and manufacturing facility for small satellites, the Centre will enable ST Electronics to leverage on its competencies to develop and export new small satellite solutions to the world. Moving forward, we will work closely with the industry to capture the growth opportunities in the booming satellite market and create new exciting engineering jobs for Singaporeans."
Northrop Grumman Astro Aerospace RCM programme manager Dan Johansen said: "Our continued emphasis on breakthrough engineering has resulted in a 100% success rate on more than 1,000 units on satellite missions."

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Sat-X at three—a parable of possibility [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Aug 28 2014]
China Makes Large Strides in Satellite Intellig... [Published Asian Surveying & Mapping - Aug 26 2014]
China makes large strides in satellite intellig... [Published Want China Times - Aug 26 2014]
PLA to set up new 'Aerospace Force' service branch [Published Want China Times - Aug 26 2014]
Ministry denies detection of marijuana fields b... [Published Ecns.cn - Aug 26 2014]
China's Gaofen-1 satellite detects illegal bord... [Published Ecns.cn - Aug 25 2014]
Sat-X At Three: NASRDA, Kogi In New Venture [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Aug 23 2014]
Chinese, Polish satellites launched by Long March [Published Spaceflight Now - Aug 20 2014]
China Puts Earth Observation Satellite Gaofen-2... [Published International Business Times UK - Aug 20 2014]
Singapore Technologies Engineering : ST Electro... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 20 2014]
CHINA EASTERN AIRLINES : Around China [Published 4 Traders - Aug 20 2014]
ST Electronics Opens New ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Aug 20 2014]
China launches its most advanced HD observation... [Published CNTV - Aug 19 2014]
AFP - Health-Ebola-WAfrica-UN-toll lead [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 19 2014]
Earth observation satellite photos released in HD [Published Ecns.cn - Aug 19 2014]
XINHUA - 1st LD-Writethru: China launches HD Ea... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 19 2014]
China launches HD Earth observation satellite [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 19 2014]
China Launches Hd Earth Observation Satellite [Published Bernama - Aug 19 2014]
China Launches Advanced HD Earth Observation Sa... [Published Outlook India - Aug 19 2014]
China launches HD Earth observation satellite [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
Northrop provides self-deploying antennas for C... [Published Aerospace Technology - Aug 14 2014]
Satellite View Shows Wildfires Across Washingto... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Aug 12 2014]
Feds award $6.7M in satellite data contracts [Published Canadian Plant - Aug 08 2014]
Ball Aerospace, DigitalGlobe, Exelis, Lockheed ... [Published New New Internet - Aug 06 2014]
Airbus Group Shows Continued Progress In Half-Y... [Published Aviator Aero - Jul 30 2014]
Airbus Group Shows Continued Progress In Half-Y... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 30 2014]
Thales Claims Satellite Profit Advantage over R... [Published Space News - Jul 25 2014]
First images from SPOT 7 [Published EE Publishers - Jul 24 2014]
China to launch HD observation satellite this y... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 22 2014]
China Prepared to Launch High-resolution Satell... [Published Asian Surveying & Mapping - Jul 21 2014]
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Satellite View Shows Wildfires Across Washingto... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Aug 12 2014]
Washington BurningThis image, taken by equipment on NASA's Aqua satellite on the evening of August 11, 2014, shows a dozen wildfires burning across the state of Washington (as well as a couple in Montana to the far right).NASA Rapid Response MODIS ...
China to launch HD observation satellite this y... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 22 2014]
China to launch HD observation satellite this year - Xinhua  China will launch Gaofen-2, a high-definition Earth observation satellite, to space this year, according to the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense ...
Airbus Defence and Space: SPOT 7 launch prepara... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 24 2014]
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, is making final preparations for the launch of SPOT 7, its new high-resolution Earth observation satellite. In the next few days, it will be integrated on the PSLV launcher that will ...
It's a ''go'' for Vega launch with Kazakhstan's... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 29 2014]
Vega Flight VV03Arianespace’s next Vega mission from French Guiana has been given the “all clear” for liftoff on April 28 with its DZZ-HR payload, following completion of the launch readiness review performed today at the Spaceport.This assessment – held ...
Airbus Defence and Space to build Peru's first ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 28 2014]
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s number one exporter of Earth observation satellites and the world’s second largest space company, has just been selected as sole prime contractor to develop, construct and launch the first Earth observation optical ...
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