Monthly Archives: September 2010

Preferred Stock Placement Announcement Appears on Yahoo Finance – GeoEye Satellite Images Featured in Article

DULLES, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — GeoEye, Inc. (Nasdaq:GEOY – News), a premier provider of superior satellite and aerial-based geospatial information and services, announced today that it completed the previously announced private placement of 80,000 shares of the Company’s Series A Convertible Preferred Stock to Cerberus Satellite LLC, an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. (together with its affiliates, funds and managed accounts, “Cerberus”). Gross proceeds to the Company from the private placement were $78 million, which will be used for the development and launch of GeoEye-2, the Company’s next-generation commercial Earth-imaging satellite

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SimActive to Unveil Correlator3D – GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured in Article

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of software solutions for the generation of geospatial data, is pleased to announce that version 3.0 of Correlator3D will be unveiled at INTERGEO in Cologne, Germany. This major release features numerous improvements, including the support for satellite high resolution imagery such as GeoEye

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Review: H.A.W.X. 2 (PS3) – GeoEye Earth Imagery Featured in Article

…The in-game graphics of the planes and environments look sharp, detailed and almost perfect in execution. It’s a shame to see that no real attention was paid to the models and environments in the story that is being pushed so hard from beginning to end. Luckily the majority of your time in the game will be spent either gazing at the gorgeous backdrops provided by the GeoEye satellite imaging included in the game’s environments or admiring the detail put into your plane and the planes of your enemies as you blow them out of the sky.

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PS3 Review – Tom Clancy’s HAWX 2 – GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured in Article

…One of the best things about HAWX 2 is the visual presentation. The rendering of each fighter is done to perfection, leaving the player with the feeling of flying a sports car than a ragtag fighter. Thanks to the use of satellite high resolution imagery from GeoEye, the vistas of the land from above are simply breath-taking combined with scattered clouds that stretch over the beautiful scenery…

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GeoEye Serves The Military, But Also Provides Pictures Of Hawaii – High Resolution Imagery Featured on Wall Street Journal

Looking for satellite photos of Colorado fire damage, flooding in Pakistan or a volcanic eruption in Iceland? Or happier images like islands, airports and soccer stadiums? GeoEye Inc. is the place. While the company’s online gallery offers an impressive number of images, people searching for pictures of Hawaii provide less revenue than other facets of the company’s business, like its military-focused services. The Dulles, Va., company just completed a $78 million sale of preferred stock to Cerberus Capital Management LP. Proceeds will be used to develop and launch the GeoEye-2 Earth-imaging satellite, slated to start operating in 2013. The funding was part of an agreement struck in March that was designed to support the company’s bid for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s EnhancedView award…

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GeoEye Completes Previously Announced Private Placement of 80,000 Shares of Preferred Stock to Cerberus Satellite LLC

GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a premier provider of superior satellite and aerial-based geospatial information and services, announced today that it completed the previously announced private placement of 80,000 shares of the Company’s Series A Convertible Preferred Stock to Cerberus Satellite LLC, an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. (together with its affiliates, funds and managed accounts, “Cerberus”). Gross proceeds to the Company from the private placement were $78 million, which will be used for the development and launch of GeoEye-2, the Company’s next-generation commercial Earth-imaging satellite

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Tom Clancy’s HAWX 2 Story Trailer – GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured in Video

Here’s the latest story trailer for Tom Clancy’s HAWX 2! Also features some gameplay clips in the video. Devastate your enemies with prototype technology. Use all your skills to command an astonishing array of cutting-edge technology and overwhelming firepower, delivered by tomorrow’s finest combat aircraft. From the F-35’s vectored thrust capability to the ultra-secret Enhanced Reality System, you’ll light up the skies with a suite of experimental technology available only to a chosen few. See the enemy’s canopy shatter as your cannon shreds his aircraft. Feel the thundering impact of your laser-guided bombs as you roar close overhead. War may not be pretty, but it sure looks impressive. Prove your mettle above the wrold’s most famous locations From Moscow to the Persian Gulf, from the Arctic Circle to the Indian Ocean, actual high-resolution GeoEye commercial satellite imagery ensures an astonishing degree of realism…

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