Geospatial Solutions features mapKITE in its October issue

In the wake of the successful mapKITE test campaign held in June, 2016, the digital magazine Geospatial Solutions has include a news entry for mapKITE on its daily news feed for October, 20th 2016.

Click on the following link to read the article: http://geospatial-solutions.com/tethered-uav-achieves-simultaneous-air-ground-mapping/

 

mapKITE in the Geospatial Solutions October issue

Geospatial Solutions, sister brand to GPS World, provides breaking news and features from its editorial staff and other industry experts, interesting application case studies, and news on the use of geographic information systems (GIS) for all industries that use geospatial data. Areas covered include Big Data, desktop and mobile GIS, Earth imaging, use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), policy news and the state of the geospatial industry. Aside from daily news coverage, the brand has two monthly e-newsletters, Geospatial Solutions Monthly and Geointelligence Insider.

GeoNumerics (Castelldefels, Catalonia, Spain) is a research and development (R&D) intensive small-and-medium-enterprise (SME) company specialised in geomatics and accurate navigation. The mapKITE concept is an invention of GeoNumerics. GeoNumerics was recently awarded the “Innovative SME” seal by the Spanish “Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad” (Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness).

MapKITE is currently being developed by an international consortium within the frame of the project “mapKITE: EGNOS-GPS/GALILEO-based high-resolution terrestrial-aerial sensing system.“ The project is funded by the European Commission (EC) through the European Union (EU) “Horizon 2020 Programme for Research and Innovation,” supervised by the GSA on behalf of the EC, and coordinated by GeoNumerics. The mapKITE consortium includes ten organizations from five European countries and Brazil.