21st June 2017
Designed to operate for five years, Airbus’s Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite TerraSAR-X has achieved ten years of flawless operations in orbit providing high-resolution radar images in all weather conditions 24 hours a day.
20th June 2017
Speaking at GeoPlace’s annual conference on Thursday 11th May 2017. Eddie Copeland, Director of Government Innovation at NESTA hailed the potential of connected data to provide more targeted and effective services.
15th June 2017
AGI Members Dave and Matt, supported by others, enjoyed taking part in the two-day GEO Business conference in London, manning the AGI stand and delivering an interactive session on future geographers.
14th June 2017
Airbus has successfully rolled out support communications to German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) troops deployed to military bases in Lithuania. Labelled “Connect-D”, Airbus now supplies telephone, internet and media services to a total of 15 deployed Bundeswehr units around the world, including Mali, Iraq, Djibouti, Afghanistan, Kosovo, Cyprus and Lithuania.
13th June 2017
The ESRI UK Conference in London this year was particularly exciting. The opening and closing plenaries were a whirlwind of inspiration with ambitious updates to software being announced by ESRI and a stunning talk by Daniel Raven-Ellison, which connected exploration, geography and new technologies to expand our understanding of our interactions and feeling of the world around us.