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Tag: Pleiades

07 June 2017

Pléiades and SPOT 6/7 Enhanced with Advanced Radiometry and Geometry Image processing Options

by Paras Beniwal
Pléiades and SPOT 6/7 commercial offers have been enhanced with advanced radiometry and geometry image processing options.

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11 October 2013

Pléiades Measures Earthquake born Island in Pakistan

by Santosh Singh
Barely half an hour after a major earthquake on 23rd September, people of the Pakistani coastal town of Gwadar had another jolt when they saw a new island emerge in the sea, just over a kilometre from the shore. This island is made of sea mud.

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19 September 2013

Pleiades Captures Massive Salvage Operation of Costa Concordia

by Santosh Singh
The 50,000 ton Italian cruise ship, Costa Concordia, which ran aground last year due to error made by its Captain was righted after massive salvage efforts by a team of engineers and mariners. This has been the most expensive salvage operation in history.

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30 March 2013

Image of the Day : Millau Viaduct

by Santosh Singh
Designed by the French engineer Michel Virlogeux and British architect Norman Foster, Millau Viaduct is the tallest bridge in the world with one mast’s summit at 343.0 metre above the ground. It is the 12th highest bridge deck in the world.

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14 March 2013

Russian Meteorite Impact Site : Pléiades Satellite imagery

by Santosh Singh
As we discussed in another post, recent meteorite impact on the Russian town of Chebarkul where a fragment of the meteorite that fell to Earth on 15 February left a hole in the middle of the frozen lake to the west of the town.

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12 March 2013

2013 Additions to Satellite Archives – 1 : India

by Santosh Singh
SPOT-6 was launched on September 9, 2012. The technical commissioning of the satellite was successfully completed on December 14, 2012. Since then SPOT 6 has been continuously acquiring remote sensing data.

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01 March 2013

Image of the Day : Mojave Airport

by Santosh Singh
The Mojave Airport was opened in 1935 to serve local gold and silver mining industry. It was taken over by U S marine Corps which expanded it into Marine Corps Auxiliary Air Station(MCAAS).

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10 January 2013

Astrium-Geo at India Geospatial Forum in Hyderabad

by Santosh Singh
Every new year brings exciting opportunities and this year is no different. A regular participant at various Indian and International Geospatial conferences, SATPALDA will be present at this year’s India Geospatial Forum being held in Hyderabad.

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