After more than a decade of construction, and with another decade of life apparently secure, the International Space Station is entering a new era which is seeing an increasingly wider array of interests make use of its capabilities. 450 more words
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CASIS Reaches Agreement with HySpeed Computing and Exelis for Hyperspectral Image Analysis Using Cloud Computing
Originally published by CASIS on February 20, 2014
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL. 472 more words
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On Jan. 27, two Russian Cosmonauts undertook a six hour spacewalk in order to install two new British-manufactured Earth imaging cameras to the Russian segment of the ISS.
Starting today, Feb 3, 2014, the USGS will remove all Landsat 8 scenes from the online cache and reprocess the entire archive using updated calibration parameters. 286 more words
(A)(1) Unmanned Dream Chaser in Sun Synchronous Polar orbit.
(A)(2) Carry’s earth observation, weather, military and Co2 sensors.
(A)(3) each sensor sells data over time or is a hosted payload that pays a fee for the ride to orbit; sensors deploy out of an enlarged Dream Chaser payload bay, Dream Chaser is inverted in flight with a solar array deployed over the side.Most likely needs a Cygnus with electrical connections to provide power. 174 more words