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June 2014
Welcome to issue 3 of ImagineGeo!

With the eagerly anticipated launch of SPOT 7 fast approaching, these are exciting times for Airbus Defence and Space, as our extensive satellite constellation nears completion.
Join our webinar series in September to learn more about this unprecedented combination between coverage, resolution, and acquisition revisit capacity. Also in this issue, don't miss the interview with our DRS partner GeoNorth as well as our latest case studies.

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Esri International User Conference, San Diego, California, USA: July 14-18
Farnborough International Airshow, Farnborough, UK: July 14-20
PESGB Africa, Houston, Texas, USA: September 9-10
Latin American Geospatial Forum, Mexico City, Mexico: September 17-21
World Satellite Business Week, Paris, France: September 8-12
SPOT 7 - Ready for Launch!

The genuine SPOT 6 and SPOT 7 constellation is almost completed! These twin high-resolution satellites offer boosted coverage capacities, impressive reactivity while increasing resolution and image quality.
Stay tuned on to follow the launch live!

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Constellation Webinar Series – Discover a New Era

Take part in our free webinar series and learn how to utilise our constellation to answer your needs.

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TerraSAR-X / TanDEM-X: Serving Your Imaging Needs

With the upcoming completion of the systematic data acquisition for the generation of the WorldDEM™ and the launch of PAZ by the end of 2014, our SAR imaging capabilities will be enhanced to serve your needs.

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Get to Know Our First MultiSat DRS Partner, GeoNorth

Discover GeoNorth, a company located in Alaska specialising in GIS and satellite imagery. Drew Hopwood, the Technical Sales Engineer for GeoNorth gives insight on the relationship between Airbus Defence and Space and GeoNorth.

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Win 25K Euros of data with our Radar Constellation Challenge!

Win a 25 k€ worth radar data package and operational support for your innovative ideas by taking part in the Copernicus Masters 2014 competition.

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Discover our Latest Case Studies
Managing Forests in Cameroon with SPOT 6
GO Monitor Forest is the first reliable, standardised environmental monitoring service to provide unique access to high-quality satellite data and cutting-edge expertise in analysis, processing and interpretation of forest imagery. Among many ongoing projects, discover how SPOT 6 data is used to monitor forest exploitation in Cameroon.
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Construction Projects Followed Step-by-Step with GO Monitor
Whether following the construction progress of a dam in Ethiopia or a Brazilian football stadium hosting the 2014 FIFA World Cup, GO Monitor delivers timely and regular imagery, automatic alerts and detailed change detection reports, enabling monitoring of large, ambitious construction projects, directly from your desktop.
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The NSO Shares Data Via a Custom Branded Portal
Discover how the Netherlands Space Office (NSO) efficiently manages and disseminates high volumes of fresh satellite imagery, via a custom-branded portal provided by Airbus Defence and Space. The NSO is preparing to handle the vast volume of imagery to be delivered from 2015 and onwards by the Sentinel missions.
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How Satellite Data Can Ensure Safety in Urban Areas
Space-based monitoring of surface movement phenomena using TerraSAR-X data reveals substantial ground subsidence of up to 150 mm per year in Beijing. This information supports the city administration as potential hazard zones can be identified for timely implementation of countermeasures.
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