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Global Positioning System

Japan Successfully Launches 3rd Satellite of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System

August 19, 2017 – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA successfully launched H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 35 (H-IIA F35) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 3, (Quasi-Zenith Satellite System; geostationary orbit) at 2:29:00

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Punjab to use Remote Sensing and SMS Technology to Battle Against Crop Residue Burning

According to recent news reported by the Times of India, Punjab is set to make its battle against crop residue burning real time, with the state authorities using geospatial data

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Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing for Agricultural Resource Management

Training course on GIS and Remote Sensing for agricultural resource management April 17, 2017 – April 21, 2017 For optimum utilization of available agricultural land resources on a sustainable basis,


Esri and Leica Partner to Offer Grants to Governments

Smart Communities Innovation Challenge Provides Support for Improving Mobile Government Redlands, California—Geographic information system (GIS) provider Esri has partnered with Swiss-based spatial measurement instrument manufacturer Leica Geosystems to encourage innovation


GPS and Satellite Mapping Technology to Monitor the Forest Cover

Maharashtra, India – Maharashtra government will use Global Positioning System (GPS) and satellite mapping technology to monitor the forest cover in the state. “The government will use GPS and satellite


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

Global Positioning System

Comparative Study of Online GPS Post Processing Services and Effects on DGPS Data Processing

Comparative Study of Online GPS Post Processing Services and Effects on DGPS Data Processing – Manas Kumar Jha, Saurabh Singh, Nisha Upadhyay, Nishant Khare Increasing dependency on Differential Global Positioning


ISRO Utilizes Geospatial Technology for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

A novel initiative to contribute in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan using the Geospatial Technology (GST) was taken up jointly by the central Government institutions in Dehradun. This initiative was supported


Pacific Island Meet to Emphasis on Capacity Building of Geospatial Services

Nov 17, 2015 – In the second annual meeting of Pacific Island lands, survey, and geospatial experts, agreed to draft a regional strategy for building the capacity of geospatial services


Geospatial Mapping to Curb Illegal Sand Extraction

India – The Goa State Expert Appraisal Committee (GSEAC) has issued instructions to the District Collectors to carry out survey and mapping of sand extraction lease boundaries through Global Positioning