Monthly Archives: March 2011

Powers Meet in UK to Map Path for Libya Future – GeoEye Information Services Featured

An image taken by GeoEye‘s IKONOS satellite shows military aircraft burning on the runway of an airfield in Misrata, Libya in this satellite image taken March 23, 2011 and released to Reuters on March 28, 2011. REUTERS

TRIPOLI/LONDON, March 29 (Reuters) – World powers meet on Tuesday to try to lay the groundwork for a Libya without Muammar Gaddafi after President Barack Obama said U.S. forces would not get bogged down trying to topple the Libyan leader…

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Gadhafi’s Hometown Could Be Last Line of Defense Against Rebels – GeoEye High Resolution Imagery Featured

This satellite image provided by GeoEye shows Sirte, Libya. Its entrances are reportedly mined, the streets and alleys bristle with armed fighters from Moammar Gadhafi’s tribe. This is Sirte, Gadhafi’s hometown, the halfway point between the rebel capital and Tripoli and a major obstacle on the opposition’s march west. (AP Photo/GeoEye)

BIN JAWWAD, Libya — Rebel forces bore down Monday on Moammar Gadhafi’s hometown of Sirte, a key government stronghold where a brigade headed by one of the Libyan leader’s sons was digging in to defend the city and setting the stage for a bloody and possibly decisive battle…

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Google Earth Reveals Damaged Forests – GeoEye Production Services Featured

Images from Google Earth show a sharp contract between forest cover in Sarawak, a state in Malaysian Borneo, and the neighboring countries of Brunei and Indonesia at a time when Sarawak’s Chief Minister Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud is claiming that 70 percent of Sarawak’s forest cover is intact.

Google Earth images from GeoEye, TerraMetrics, Tele Atlas, Europa Technologies, and other providers show logging roads snaking across Sarawak’s forest areas. Forests across international borders are substantially less impacted, as viewed on Google Earth

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Satellite Image Shows Libyan Aircraft Burning – GeoEye Imagery Collection Featured on MSNBC PhotoBlog

An image taken by GeoEye‘s IKONOS satellite shows military aircraft burning on the runway of an airfield in Misrata, Libya in this satellite image taken March 23, 2011 and released to Reuters on March 28, 2011…

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Low Levels of Radiation, Likely From Japan, Found in Massachusetts Rainwater – GeoEye is Elevating Insight

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced that very low concentrations of radioiodine-131 (a form or radiation), likely associated with the Japan nuclear power plant event, have been detected in a rainwater sample, MyFoxBoston.com reports.

In this file photo combo, the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex in Japan is shown on Nov. 15, 2009 in a satellite image provided by GeoEye, left…

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New GeoEye High Resolution Imagery of Indian Gulch Fire (false-color) near Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado available on Flickr!

Now available, High Resolution Satellite Earth Imagery of Indian Gulch Fire (false-color) near Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado on Flickr presented by GeoEye.

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New GeoEye High Resolution Imagery of Indian Gulch Fire (true-color) near Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado available on Flickr!

Now available, High Resolution Satellite Earth Imagery of Indian Gulch Fire (true-color) near Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado on Flickr presented by GeoEye.

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