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CORPORATE NEWS: DigitalGlobe Integrates Geospatial Insight and Information for Typhoon Haiyan Response

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DigitalGlobe’s response to the Typhoon Haiyan crisis leveraged the company’s entire spectrum of geospatial capabilities and platforms – more so than for any other natural disaster to date. Supported by DigitalGlobe’s U.S. Government customer, these products are temporarily licensed for unrestricted use for emergency response and humanitarian activities based on the extent of the damage [...]

RAISING AWARENESS FOR TYPHOON HAIYAN

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On Monday, we posted a blog in an effort to help disseminate information about the tragic record-breaking typhoon that hit the Philippines on Friday. Our mission was to get FirstLook pre- and post-event satellite imagery into the hands of the public and media as quickly as possible. Further, we wanted to raise awareness about our [...]

DIGITALGLOBE RESPONDS TO TYPHOON HAIYAN. JOIN THE CROWD CAMPAIGN TO “HELP US”

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On Friday, devastation hit the Philippines. The massively destructive typhoon, Haiyan, turned into one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded at landfall, with winds estimated at 195 mph, gusts up to 235 mph and a storm surge that rose up to 20 feet high. As with any natural disaster, rapid, comprehensive, unclassified satellite coverage [...]