Seeing a Better World™

Category Archives: Press Releases

High-Resolution Satellites Help Monitor and Respond to Fires in Southeast Asia

By DigitalGlobe | Published:

By Josh Winer, Sales Manager at DigitalGlobe; Nigel Sizer, Global Director of World Resource Institute’s Forests Program; James Anderson, Forests Communications Officer at World Resource Institute One of the most devastating threats to the environment, economy, and human health in Indonesia comes in the form of fire. Forest and bush fires, often associated with agricultural [...]

U.S. Satellite Resolution Restrictions – LIFTED!

By DigitalGlobe | Published:

Regulatory Change Will Help Our Customers See the Earth More clearly! With the exciting news announced earlier this morning, relaxing a U.S. Government licensing restriction on the resolution of commercial imagery, DigitalGlobe can now enable improved decision making for our customers by providing more complete information through a clearer picture of our changing planet. Having [...]

NEWS via Ball Aerospace – Environmental Testing for WorldView-3 Remote Sensing Spacecraft Complete

By DigitalGlobe | Published:

Mid-August Launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base Anticipated for Newest Addition to DigitalGlobe Constellation BOULDER, Colo., April 8, 2014 — Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has completed a series of environmental tests on WorldView-3, the next generation commercial remote-sensing satellite built for DigitalGlobe, a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions. The satellite and [...]