Monthly Archives: August 2010

New GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Released of Louisiana Superdome New Orleans, LA

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A new image of the GeoEye-1 collection of Louisiana Superdome New Orleans, LA has just been released on the GeoEye website.

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GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured in New Articles on Financial News Page

New articles featuring GeoEye high resolution imagery, satellites and news updates are now available on the Financial News page of the GeoEye website.

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Tom Clancy’s Hawx 2 – GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured in Article

Ubisoft’s HAWX series swoops back to consoles with enhanced realism in its sights and a raft of additions. Building on the success of the first game, HAWX 2 brings the series back into the spotlight with huge environments, improved gameplay and enemies as deadly as any that gamers have come up against in the original title…Among other new additions, the sequel boasts a huge environment of 130 square kilometres. The game’s use of high-resolution GeoEye satellite technology gives locations including Mexico, the Arctic Circle, the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico in-game worlds that are both visually impressive as well as realistic.

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Mineral Exploration Using Satellite Images For Geological Applications – GeoEye Featured in Article

…The use of satellite imagery in the exploration of minerals, was usually a combination of data from panchromatic and multispectral images used in the mining and oil during the last decade. With the rise of high-resolution satellite sensors in the last ten years has increased greatly, as GeoEye-1 (0.41m) and WorldView-2 (0.46m), both panchromatic and multispectral color that is used for improving the use of spectral analysis for mapping, monitoring and analysis of vegetation classification and retrieval of culture, normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) classification and mapping, lithological classification, registration changes, environmental monitoring, development, planning, visualization and simulation environments such as digital elevation models (DEM) and 3D terrain modeling.

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GeoEye recognized by Fortune Magazine – High Resolution Imagery Featured in UPI Article

DULLES, Va., Aug. 24 (UPI) — Virginia’s GeoEye, Inc. has earned a spot on Fortune magazine’s 2010 “100 Fastest-Growing Companies” list. The company, provider of satellite and aerial-based geospatial information and services, said it qualified for the recognition as No. 84 on the list by meeting specific criteria: posting an annualized growth in revenue and earnings per share of at least 15 percent annually over the three years ended on or before April 30, 2010; trading on a major U.S. stock exchange continuously since June 30, 2007; filing quarterly reports with the SEC; having a minimum market capitalization of $250 million; and having a stock price of at least $5 on June 30, 2010…

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PODCAST: Mr. Matt O’Connell, CEO, GeoEye, Discusses EnhancedView Contract and More on got geoint?

USGIF Member company GeoEye is always on the leading edge when it comes to providing exceptional quality imaging products. Earlier this month, GeoEye announced that it won a $3.8 billion contract award from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) for increased commercial satellite-imaging capacity. The contract is part of the agency’s EnhancedView program, which uses high resolution imagery gathered by commercial satellites. Following is an exclusive podcast Matt O’Connell, GeoEye’s CEO and President and USGIF board member, who discusses this contract and other GeoEye updates.

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FORTUNE’s 2010 “100 Fastest-Growing Companies” – GeoEye Given Award by Fortune

On. Aug. 19, 2010, GeoEye received notice the Company was ranked 84th on FORTUNE Magazine’s 2010 “100 Fastest-Growing Companies” list. The full list and related stories are online. GeoEye qualified for the list by meeting the following criteria: posting an annualized growth in revenue and earnings per share of at least 15% annually over the three years ended on or before April 30, 2010; trading on a major U.S. stock exchange continuously since June 30, 2007; filing quarterly reports with the SEC; having a minimum market capitalization of $250 million; and having a stock price of at least $5 on June 30, 2010. The Company also had revenue and net income of at least $50 million and $10 million, respectively, for the four quarters ended on or before April 30, 2010…

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