TAG: Airbus Defence and Space

Airbus selects Google Cloud for One Atlas basemap

October 19, 2016By
Image from TerraSAR-X, a radar Earth observation satellite. (IMAGE: Airbus Defense and Space)

Airbus Defence and Space has launched One Atlas, a new basemap streaming service delivering access to its satellite imagery over the world, fully refreshed within a 12-month period. It is powered by Google Cloud Platform. This service is a major leap forward for enabling access to satellite imagery for customers by leveraging the power of Google Cloud Platform and Airbus... read more

Proteus Strengthens Satellite Imagery Procurement Service

November 24, 2015By

Proteus, a provider of satellite derived mapping, bathymetry and geospatial products, said it has strengthened its Professional Satellite Imagery Procurement Service by signing up as a reseller with international satellite imagery provider Airbus Defence and Space. Proteus is now an official reseller of Airbus’s satellite imagery data and value-added products. “We are very excited to formalise our relationship with Airbus Defence and... read more

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Esri Maps Reveal Impacts from Nepal Earthquakes

April 29, 2015By
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Esri has added a pair of new maps to its Nepal Earthquake Maps gallery.  Nepal Earthquake Swipe Map Compare pre- and post-earthquake imagery from Airbus Defence & Space to explore damage around Nepal. This map includes several bookmarks to help users navigate around key points of interest and landmarks that were damaged or destroyed. Nepal Earthquake Impact Summary Map Users can... read more

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Airbus Releases Satellite Imagery of Nepal Earthquake

April 28, 2015By
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Following Nepal’s devastating magnitude 7.8 earthquake on Saturday, Airbus Defence and Space has acquired Pléiades satellites imagery to support the International Charter and Copernicus Emergency Management Service. The data acquired will assist in assessing the damage and help rescue organizations in the delivery of humanitarian aid. The before and after Pléiades images over Kathmandu (full image can be downloaded here) show... read more

Airbus Imagery to Help Vanuatu in Wake of Cyclone

March 20, 2015By
Port Vila, the capital of Vanuatu, viewed by Pléiades satellites after the passage of Cyclone Pam.

Following Cyclone Pam, Airbus Defence and Space has acquired Pléiades and SPOT 6 and 7 imagery over the island nation of Vanuatu to support the International Charter and Copernicus Emergency Management Service. The data acquired will assist in assessing the damage and help rescue organizations in the delivery of humanitarian aid. The before and after Pléiades images over Port Vila, that can... read more

DHI Uses Airbus Satellite Images to Map Denmark Flooding

January 22, 2015By
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Water management company DHI used satellites to map Jan. 11-13 floods in Denmark. On the weekend of Jan. 9-11, two storms passed over Denmark. During and after the storm flood warnings were issued in different areas of the country. To monitor and map the spatial extent of the flooding DHI GRAS asked Airbus Defence and Space to acquire TerraSAR-X satellite images... read more

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Airbus, Exelis Partner to Provide ENVI Users Integrated Access to Imagery and Services

October 13, 2014By

Airbus Defence and Space and Exelis are teaming up to provide users of ENVI image analysis software a limited-time voucher offer for new imagery as well as easy access to the Airbus Defence and Space imagery archive through an application programming interface (API) plug-in integrated within Exelis’ ENVI software. The partnership between Airbus Defence and Space and Exelis helps to expand... read more

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