12th Sep 2017

DigitalGlobe’s Satellites’ Before and After Captures of Irma’s Caribbean Havoc

Source: http://www.satnews.com As Hurricane Irma churned through the Caribbean and up Florida’s coast, DigitalGlobe’s satellites have been capturing high-resolution images of the storm’s damage. Imaging in the Caribbean […]
14th Aug 2017

AfricaGIS 2017 – Registration Now Open

20-24 November 2017 , United Nations Conference Center(UNCC), Addis Ababa Registration Is Now Open Paper abstracts must be submitted by September 30th   Registration,Sponsor and Exhibitor information […]
18th Jul 2017

SA joins BRICS Remote Sensing Satellite Constellation

SA delegates at the BRICS meeting in China The South African National Space Agency (SANSA), the Brazilian Space Agency (AEB), the State Space Corporation “Roscosmos” (ROSCOSMOS), […]
18th Jul 2017

What Makes GSAT-19 a Game Changer Satellite

GSAT19 was launched on GSLV MKIII payload by ISRO. GSAT19 is being termed as the ‘Game Changer’ Satellite by ISRO. What makes GSAT-19 A Game Changer Satellite? We spoke […]
16th Jun 2017

Europe’s SpaceDataHighway relays first Sentinel-1 images via laser

La Reunion Island via laser Image credit: modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by ESA ESA today unveiled the first Sentinel-1 satellite images sent via the […]
6th Jun 2016

AARSE makes it mark at Geomakani 2016

Geomakani 2016 – Geospatial Technologies Conference – was recently held in Cairo, Egypt. The conference was organized by a local company, Edge Pro – for Information […]
6th Jun 2016

Eye in the sky to monitor SA’s oceans

Source: BDLive IN SOUTH African waters, beyond the sight of land or any other vessel, a ship’s smoke plume rises into the atmosphere. Its heat signature […]
6th Jun 2016

Earth Observation, Fish and Food Security in Africa

Source: MESA “Satellites cannot observe fish directly but can contribute to sustainable fishing by providing continued and global monitoring of the marine environment” said Mr. Prendut […]
6th Jun 2016

SCS AG Signs Earth Observation Contract with UrtheCast

Source: Via Satellite South Africa-based Space Commercial Services Aerospace Group (SCS AG) has acquired the imagery distribution rights for sub-Saharan Africa from UrtheCast. Under the agreement […]