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ISRO, Indian Railways to Sign MoU Over Remote Sensing and GIS

NEW DELHI: Aiming at effective use of space technology in remote sensing and graphic information system (GIS) based applications, Railways is set to join hands with Indian Space Research Organisation


Federal Government Expands UAS Partnerships

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and key government agencies involved in unmanned aircraft operations are expanding participation in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Executive Committee (EXCOM). The committee provides federal

Remote Sensing

Jason-3 Begins Mapping Oceans

Just over a month after launch, Jason-3, a U.S.-European oceanography satellite mission with NASA participation, has produced its first complete science map of global sea surface height, capturing the current


USGS Partners with European Space Agency to Deliver Copernicus Earth Data

The U.S. Geological Survey and the European Space Agency (ESA) have established an innovative partnership to enable USGS storage and redistribution of Earth observation data acquired by Copernicus program satellites.


ArcGIS Maps for Office to Brings Mapping Capabilities into Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint

ArcGIS Maps for Office, part of the ArcGIS platform, is an add-in for Microsoft Office that brings mapping capabilities into Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint. With ArcGIS Maps for Office,


Esri India Webinar: Leveraging ArcGIS Platform & CityEngine for GIS based Master Plans

Esri India Webinar: Leveraging ArcGIS Platform & CityEngine for GIS-based Master Plans Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 1:30 pm Singapore Time (Singapore, GMT+08:00) Sustainable, scalable and future-ready urban development is one the


GIS-enabled Complete List of Indian Fauna Soon: Zoological Survey of India

A simple click of a button will soon tell you which animals live where in India, courtesy a GIS-enabled web-based platform where information on over 96,000 species will be provided


OGC Publishes Testbed 11 Geospatial Information Management Engineering Reports

The OGC Members recently approved release of all the public OGC Engineering Reports that resulted from the 2015 OGC Interoperability Testbed 11. Testbed 11 is the most recently completed of


Next Stop, the Red Planet – ExoMars 2016 Launched to Search for Traces of Life

On 14 March 2016 at 10:31 CET, the ExoMars 2016 mission of the European Space Agency, ESA, and the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, lifted off from the Russian Cosmodrome


What’s Drives China in the South China Sea? A GEOINT View

Contributed By: The Spratly Islands are a group of more than 750 reefs, islets, atolls, cays and islands in the South China Sea. The history of territorial claim on these