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Title Chile’s salt flat
Released 27/05/2016 10:00 am
Copyright Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data , processed by ESA
The Sentinel-2A satellite takes us to the diverse landscape of the eastern Atacama desert in South America. The region pictured lies around 200km east of the Chilean city of Antofagasta on the Pacific coast (not pictured), and is virtually devoid of vegetation.
May 26, 2016 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces
The Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces today released the latest version of the online Defence Acquisition Guide (DAG), a compendium of possible equipment and service purchases over the next 20 years.
ORLANDO, Fla., May 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $321.8 million sole-source contract from the U.S. Navy for the continuation of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) integration and test phase.
Title Flood map of Barguna, Bangladesh
Released 26/05/2016 2:30 pm
Copyright Copernicus Service information (2016) / Copernicus EMS / e-GEOS
Following the activation of the Copernicus Emergency Mapping Service on 22 May 2016, data from Sentinel-1A’s radar scan on 23 May were made available to the service in rush mode. The data were then used to create this map of Barguna showing over 85 000 hectares of flooded areas in light blue.
6 May 2016
Cyclone Roanu has claimed over 100 lives in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, and has left tens of thousands in need of aid. Officials are looking to the sky for information on flooded areas to analyse the cyclone’s aftermath and support emergency response activities.
Why is Sovereignty so important?
Technically, the IndiRef was supposed to be about accepting or rejecting the infamous “Cameron ‘deal’ that never was”. It has migrated into a more fundamental question of whether or not Britain should cease to exist as a nation (AKA Remain) or break free from German control ( LEAVE). That was inevitable because Cameron, it now emerges, never had any intention of asking for anything significant and Merkel made it clear that, if he did, she would crush him. The PR exercise in claiming a huge negotiating victory and comprehensive reorganization of the European Union was a tissue of lies and this was rapidly appreciated by voters, whether they supported some form of continued European Union or wanted Britain to become a real independent nation again.
GENEVA (May 25, 2016) – Cessna Aircraft Company, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today celebrates Hahn Air’s addition of a Citation Sovereign at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva. Through an exclusively Citation operated fleet, Hahn Air provides domestic and international scheduled and charter flights from Germany.
GENEVA (May 25, 2016) –Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced Germany’s Lufthansa Flight Training as the winner of its 2016 High Utilization Award for Europe, reinforcing the longstanding relationship between the two companies.