Who uses the UN’s “Space Fleet?”

My Clearancejobs.com post is all about the United Nations’ “Disaster” Charter for tasking space assets quickly.  I’ve written before about this charter and what it entails.  What country found it necessary to activate it more than once?  You might be surprised after you read:  The UN “Disaster Charter”–What is it and who uses it?

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Why space matters: Imaging satellite operations, part 16—“Blue are the streets, And all the trees are too”

Who could forget 1999’s most famous dance single?  But does anyone remember the song’s group?? Enough dancing—time to talk about satellite operations until we’re blue in the face (sorry, couldn’t resist).  As mentioned in the previous lesson, this lesson is about DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-2 satellite and the blue spectrum of its imagery payload.  Mainly, what is […]

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