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08.30.2010

DigitalGlobe Announces the Development of WorldView-3

By: Maxar Technologies


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Ball Aerospace and ITT Corporation to Construct Company’s Fourth Digital Imagery Satellite.

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global content provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced that it had contracted Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation to build its next imaging satellite, WorldView-3. The company also contracted with ITT Corporation to build the imaging system for WorldView-3. The imaging system will be capable of capturing 8-band multispectral high-resolution imagery. The WorldView-3 satellite is scheduled to be ready for launch in 2014 and will further expand DigitalGlobe's industry-leading collection capacity, ensuring that DigitalGlobe can meet future assignments while continuing to deliver value-added products that satisfy current customers' needs for information and insight derived from advanced imagery applications. Read More Back to Blog

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