Posts tagged as applications

National mosaic and geospatial product launch

  The South African National Space Agency’s (SANSA) Earth Observation division has launched a number of new geospatial products, tools and services at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria on 1 June 2016. Highlights of this year’s products and services are improved sensors, updates to the agency’s server infrastructure, and a renewed online catalogue and imagery […]

Satellite launch completes radar pair

  The second Sentinel-1 satellite, Sentinel-1B, was launched on 25 April 2016 to provide more radar vision for Europe’s environmental Copernicus programme. The satellite joins its identical twin, Sentinel-1A, in orbit to deliver information for numerous services, from monitoring ice in polar seas to tracking land subsidence, and for responding to disasters such as floods. […]