World Record Satellite Launch

Download this page in PDF format Next week the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to launch 104 satellites in one go aboard its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C37) that will take off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, … Continue reading

Earth observation: Launches Gone, Launches Due & Launches Planned

Download this page in PDF format September is a busy month for Earth observation satellites, and so here is a round-up of the month. Launches Gone The Indian Space Research Agency (ISRA) launched the INSAT-3DR weather satellite on September 8th … Continue reading

Simplification in the Geospatial Industry

Download this page in PDF format It’s May which means it’s GEO Business time at the Business Design Centre in London. Last year Pixalytics used this event to dip our collective toe into exhibiting, and this year we’ve decided to … Continue reading

Lidar: From space to your garage and pocket

Download this page in PDF format Lidar isn’t a word most people use regularly, but recent developments in the field might see a future where is becomes part of everyday life. Lidar, an acronym for LIght Detection And Ranging, was … Continue reading

How Many Earth Observation Satellites are in Space?

Download this page in PDF format Space is growing market! With Google recently announcing its purchase of Skybox Imaging, the myriad of organisations jostling to be the first to offer commercial space flights and the launch of two UK satellites … Continue reading