Friday, March 11, 2011

Space Foundation to Induct Two Technologies into Space Technology Hall of Fame - GeoEye Honored

Geospatial technology using Earth-imaging satellites has reshaped our view of the world, improving national security, logistics and navigation, mapping, disease and natural disaster tracking and a myriad of other applications. Featuring highly accurate cameras on satellites positioned in orbit above the Earth, the commercial earth-imaging business grew out of Cold War military applications for reconnaissance missions that photographed classified military installations. Today, commercial satellite imagery providers, including Space Technology Hall of Fame® honoree GeoEye, Inc., serves worldwide demand for measuring and monitoring the Earth for security, emergency response, environmental assessment, natural resources, real-estate and news purposes...

View the full article

About GeoEye

Want to see more stunning and inspiring images?
@GeoEye on Twitter
GeoEye's Flickr photo stream

No comments:

Post a Comment