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NASA Taps DigitalGlobe to Provide Satellite Imagery for Earth Observation Studies

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Maxar Technologies‘ DigitalGlobe business has received a potential five-year, $7M contract from NASA to provide high-resolution commercial electro-optical and synthetic aperture radar satellite imagery for Earth observation studies. Under the blanket purchase agreement, the space agency will leverage DigitalGlobe's 100-petabyte imagery library and Geospatial Big Data platform and satellite data from …

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Natl Academies of Sciences, Engineering & Medicine Lands NASA Space Research Contract

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The Washington-based National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine has secured a potential five-year, $34 million contract from NASA to conduct studies within the domain of the space agency’s science and technology programs. NASA said Saturday the Space Studies Board indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers research designed to address various questions regarding space science, …

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Ball Aerospace Gets NASA Funding for CubeSat Infrared Radiometer Project

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Ball Aerospace & Technologies will manufacture the Compact Infrared Radiometer in Space instrument for a CubeSat that will perform scientific research and support land use management for NASA‘s Earth science division. The company said Wednesday it received funding under the In-Space Validation of Earth Science Technologies program to build the CIRiS imaging radiometer for tests during …

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Northrop, NASA Dryden Center Extend Space Act Agreement

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Northrop Grumman and NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center have renewed their Space Act Agreement to continue joint earth science missions and flight tests with the company’s Global Hawk unmanned aircraft. Both organizations will continue to jointly use and fund the Global Hawks until April 30, 2018 to monitor hurricanes, study …

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