Category Archives: Defense and Intelligence

Pleiades-1B Satellite Successfully Launched

Pleiades-1B is the second dual-use, very-high-resolution satellite for the Pleiades constellation. Pleiades-1B Satellite Sensor (Image credi [...]

Pleiades-1A Satellite Captures First Panchromatic Images

Pleiades-1 (0.5m) satellite sensor captured the first panchromatic satellite images after its successful launch from Kourou launch site (Fre [...]

H.A.W.X. 2 – Satellite Images Create 3D Simulation Worlds in Tom Clancy’s Video Games

Satellite Images have gained popularity in the video game industry and continue to grow. With the availability of high resolution Stereo Sat [...]

IKONOS Satellite Sensor Celebrates Its 11th Year In Orbit

IKONOS the world’s first commercial high-resolution Earth observing Satellite celebrates its 11th year in orbit. The IKONOS Satellite sens [...]

Satellite Images Capture Construction of Iran’s Hidden Nuclear Site Near Qom

The GeoEye-1 satellite sensor captured Iran’s hidden nuclear site under construction near Qom in September of 2009. Hidden in the hill [...]

Worldview-2 Satellite Launched Successfully!

WorldView-2 was launched successfully on October 8, 2009 11:52 am at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, U.S.A. Worldview-2 is the first [...]

Satellite Images and GIS Aid in Disease Mapping and Surveillance

Satellite images and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) can provide public health officials with vital information needed to detect and [...]

WorldView-2 Satellite Scheduled to Launch October 8

Worldview-2 satellite is scheduled to launch October 8, 2009, aboard a Delta II rocket procured from United Launch Alliance (ULA). The launc [...]

Aerial Overview of Tehran, Iran during Election Protests

Satellite Imaging Corporation has published an aerial overview of Tehran, Iran, the country’s capital and site of numerous recent election [...]

Somali Pirates Hijacked Tanker, M/V Sirius Star

IKONOS Satellite collected a high-resolution (<1m) image on November 20th, 2008 of the hijacked supertanker Sirius Star owned by ARAMCO o [...]
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