Russia and China to Cooperate on Earth Remote Sensing


Russia and China will cooperate in the field of space-based remote sensing of the Earth, the specific projects were discussed at the International Scientific and Technical Conference “From imagery to map: digital photogrammetric technologies”, which started its work in China.

“Representatives of the Russian Federal Space Agency and the enterprises of space industry forum will hold a business meeting, where they will discuss issues of cooperation between enterprises of the Chinese People’s Republic and the Russian Federation in the field of remote sensing of the Earth and the beneficial use of space-derived geospatial data,” the report of the Russian Space Agency says.

The conference brought together leading companies in the field of remote sensing of the Earth: Roscosmos enterprises (Russia), DigitalGlobe (USA), Airbus Defence and Space (France), Hexagon (Sweden), Microsoft/Vexcel (Austria), VisionMap (Israel).


Posted on October 21, 2014, in Military Technical Cooperation News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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