NGA Mobile Apps
In collaboration with industry partners, NGA offers apps to the public
NGA is not only the first intelligence agency to publish code to GitHub, but it is also the first to distribute mobile applications for public use via iTunes and Google Play.
Anti-Shipping Activity Message (ASAM)
Developed in collaboration with Booz Allen Hamilton and released in November 2014, ASAM allows users to select a geographic location and view reports of piracy, robbery, hijacking, kidnapping, and other hostile acts against maritime ships, crews, and passengers in that region. Granting the maritime community access to NGA’s data within the app enables mariners around the globe to avoid piracy hot spots.
Disconnected Interactive Content Explorer (DICE)
Return to Feature Story: A New Wave of Innovation
Honoring The Fallen
A new NGA memorial honors the service members who died while supporting U.S. mapping missions as part of the Inter American Geodetic Survey.
No Matter Their Scale, NGA Maps Have Huge Impact
Despite the proliferation of GPS on smartphones and other digital devices, NGA’s partners continue to have a constant demand for digital and printed maps.
Making the Switch
In the midst of the Great Resignation, people looked to GEOINT as a new career option. We spoke to one woman who recently made the leap.