Category Archives: GeoEye-1

DigitalGlobe Request US government to Lift Restrictions on Commercial Satellite Imagery

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe has made a request for the US government to lift restrictions on the pixel resolution of available c [...]

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 [...]

Space Shuttle Endeavour Captured by GeoEye-1 Satellite Sensor on Launch Pad 39A in Preparation of Last Voyage

After 30 years of spaceflight, more than 130 missions, and numerous science and technology firsts, NASA’s space shuttle fleet will ret [...]

Satellite Images of Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Damage Before and After

Satellite images captured the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami damages in result of a 8.9-magnitude earthquake that hit northern Japan ea [...]

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 Supports Gulf Oil Spill Response and Cleanup

Satellite images support the Gulf of Mexico oil spill response and cleanup with spill mapping including documenting the condition of coastal [...]

Satellite Image FIFA World Cup 2010 Capetown, Africa

Satellite images of the construction and newly completed Cape Town Stadium (also known as Green Point Stadium) in Cape Town, South Africa a [...]

Satellite Images Capture Earthquake Destruction in Yushu, China

Satellite images captured the damage of the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that hit Yushu, China last week. The quake struck the Tibetan Autonomou [...]

LockHeed Martin and GeoEye Start Building GeoEye-2 Next Commercial Earth Imaging Satellite

Artist sketch of GeoEye’s next-generation, high-resolution Earth-imaging satellite, GeoEye-2 orbiting above the earth. GeoEye selected [...]