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 [...]

Satellite Images Create 3D Simulation Worlds

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 [...]

Construction of Iran’s Hidden Nuclear Site

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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