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12th January 2018Press

Earth-i launches prototype of world’s first full-colour, full-motion video satellite constellation

British ‘New Space’ pioneer Earth-i has confirmed that the pre-production prototype satellite of its upcoming satellite constellation was successfully launched earlier today. The new commercial constellation – which the company announced is called Vivid-i – will be the first of its kind to provide full-colour video; and the first European-owned constellation able to provide both… (continued)

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15th December 2017Press

Earth-i chooses Spacemetric to process still images and video from its prototype satellite

British ‘New Space’ pioneer Earth-i today announced that images and video from its new prototype satellite due for launch early January 2018 will be managed, catalogued and geometrically corrected using software from Swedish photogrammetry and imagery specialist, Spacemetric. Earth-i is building the first commercial constellation in the world to provide full-colour video; and the first… (continued)

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6th December 2017Press

December 2017 Newsletter

2017 is rapidly coming to an end and it’s been quite a year for Earth-i. The last 12 months have proved to be an exciting ride and the ambitious targets we set ourselves in 2016 are quickly becoming a reality. Since our last newsletter we’ve commissioned, from our partners SSTL, the next five satellites in our new full-colour video… (continued)

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1st December 2017Press

Earth-i to use KSAT’s Ground Stations to Receive First Commercial Full-Colour Video From Space

British ‘New Space’ pioneer Earth-i today provided another update about its progress in building the first constellation in the world to provide full-colour video – and the first European-owned commercial constellation able to provide both video and still images Last week Earth-i announced that it had ordered the first five satellites of its constellation from… (continued)

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21st November 2017Press

Earth-i Orders Satellites from SSTL for World’s First Full-Colour Video Constellation

British ‘New Space’ pioneer Earth–i today announced that it has ordered the first five satellites from SSTL (Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd) for its new Earth Observation (EO) constellation. Earth-i is building the first constellation in the world able to provide full-colour video – and the first European-owned constellation able to provide both video and still… (continued)

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16th October 2017Press

Earth-i’s satellite imagery chosen to monitor forestry cover in Canada

EARTH-i, the British satellite and image data company, today announced it will be supplying very high-resolution image data to the Province of Saskatchewan in Canada. Using data from the DMC3/TripleSat Constellation of very high-resolution satellites, Earth-i will assist the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment by supplying imagery products for forestry harvest mapping projects.

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4th October 2017Events

Earth-i attends London Space Week 2017

EARTH-i will be attending London Space Week 2017 and participating in the informative and interactive session “Technological Advances Driving the Next Generation of Satellite Applications” hosted by the Satellite Applications Catapult.

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27th September 2017Press

September 2017 Newsletter

Since our last newsletter we’ve seen yet more exciting developments at Earth-i! In June we announced our new high resolution colour video satellite constellation, and we’re eagerly anticipating the launch of EiX2, our service demonstrator satellite for the constellation, which is scheduled for launch later this year.

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