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6th September 2017Press

Satellite Imagery to Support Hurricane Impact Assessments

The devastation visited upon Houston and the surrounding areas by Hurricane Harvey reminds us of the power and subsequent impact on lives, communities and property from such major storms. With Hurricane Irma threatening to be even more powerful and devastating, the occurrence of a second such storm, in such a short time span, refocuses attention… (continued)

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10th July 2017Press

Carbonite-1 continues its mission 2 years on from launch

Following its announcement of plans for a large constellation of Earth Observation satellites Earth-i celebrates the continued mission of Carbonite–1, the technology demonstrator for the next generation of small optical satellites that will form the Earth-i Constellation. Earth-i’s demonstrator satellite EiX2, to be built by partner Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL), will be based on… (continued)

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20th June 2017Press

June Newsletter Special

30th May was a big day on the Earth-i calendar. We announced our plans for a new constellation of Earth Observation satellites on the opening day of the UK Space Conference in Manchester, and again subsequently in the USA at the GEOINT Symposium in San Antonio, Texas. Here is an abridged version of the announcement… (continued)

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6th June 2017Press

Earth-i Joins USGIF; Reveals More Details About World’s First Commerical Constellation to Provide Color Video Footage

…joins USGIF and partners with OGSystems…  5 June 2017 British satellite company Earth-i today announced that it has joined the USGIF (United States GeoSpatial Intelligence Forum) and will be expanding its operations in the US. The company already has a number of customers in the US and is in discussions with other high-profile potential partners… (continued)

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1st June 2017Press

First video imagery successfully downloaded from Carbonite-1

Earth-i today congratulated its partner Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) in successfully downloading the first video footage from its technology demonstrator Carbonite-1. The demonstration of this capability marks an exciting leap forward in the development of commercial applications of Earth Observation data from space, not least as it follows on from yesterday’s announcement by Earth-i… (continued)

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30th May 2017Press

Earth-i Announces Plans For Europe’s First Commercial Video Satellite Constellation

Innovative British satellite operator takes lead role in the commercialisation of space. British satellite company Earth-i today announced plans to launch and operate Europe’s first commercial constellation offering both video and imagery – and the first in the world to provide full-colour video footage. The launch of its own constellation is a natural evolution of… (continued)

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