USGIF Announces New trajectoryXyzt Event
The two-day experience will focus on the future of commercial geospatial intelligence
New Book Examines 100 Moments in Earth’s History
Geography is revolutionary and more important now than ever before, according to geographer Joseph Kerski
Rapid Growth for Planet
Planet announced February 3 its intent to acquire Google’s small satellite business, Terra Bella, along with its fleet of seven SkySat satellites—a deal that will make Planet the undisputed leader in small satellite commercial remote sensing.
NGA Director Robert Cardillo on Transparency
NGA’s commitment to transparency has helped advance public awareness of geospatial intelligence and led to many new partnerships
Blue Compass Hosts Nationwide Hackathons for NGA
Blue Compass is hosting a series of hackathons around the country on behalf of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, aiming to reach talented individuals beyond the D.C. beltway.
NOAA’s First GOES-R Weather Satellite Reaches Orbit
NOAA’s new advanced weather satellite will scan the hemisphere five times faster and at four times higher resolution than current systems. The first GOES-R satellite launched Nov. 19 and reached geostationary orbit Nov. 29.
USGIF to Host Two-Day Small Sat Workshop
USGIF will host its second two-day Small Sat Workshop—one day unclassified and another classified—at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency in Springfield, Va., Nov. 14-15 as part of the Foundation’s 2016 GEOINT Community Week.