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Orion spacecraft’s solar array successfully put to the test

Airbus Defence and Space has developed and delivered the qualification model of the solar array for the European Service Module (ESM) of the Orion crewed spacecraft. During a deployment test at NASA's Plum Brook Station facility in Sandusky, Ohio (USA), the model came through the test with flying colours. The tested solar array involves one qualification...
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Partner: Esri adds Innovative 3 Word Address System to ArcGIS Marketplace

What3words announced that it will be providing its innovative 3 word address and location reference system to ArcGIS Marketplace. ArcGIS Marketplace is a destination that enables ArcGIS users to search, discover, and get apps and content from qualified providers. what3words is an addressing and location reference system based on a global grid of 57 trillion squares of...
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New Esri Book Shows How Government Turns Data into Meaningful Maps

Mapping the Nation: Building Smart Government with GIS, a new book from Esri, illustrates the many ways government uses maps created with geographic information system (GIS) technology to create safer, healthier, and more resilient communities. The sixth in Esri's Mapping the Nation series, the book includes a collection of more than 100 full-color maps, 50...
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Teledyne Optech upgrades Lynx SG

Teledyne Optech announces two critical performance upgrades designed to once again give a leading edge to users of its Optech Lynx SG and Lynx SG-S mobile survey systems.

The programmable scan speed of the Lynx SG and SG-S has been increased by 20% — pushing the already Lynx platform to 600 lines per second. In...
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