International Aeronautical Federation Spring Meeting

Landing in Paris, I was surprised to see cherry blossoms lining along the streets. Charles de Gaulle was busy as usual, if not even busier. It started off with parallel meetings at the International Academy of Astronautics catching up on meetings and the latest developments over the year. Running parallel across the river was the… Continue reading International Aeronautical Federation Spring Meeting

Environment and space

source: phys.com Human actions have had an indisputable impact on the Earth’s natural environment. Human activities have contributed to deforestation, desertification, soil degradation, depletion of the ozone layer and climate change. Space-based technologies, such as remotely sensed data, have enhanced scientific understanding of water cycles, air quality, forests and other aspects of the natural environment.… Continue reading Environment and space

United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

The United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) will be held over 24-28 June 2019. The workshop aims to address the use of GNSS for various applications that can provide sustainable social and economic benefits, particularly for developing countries.  The workshop is aimed at exploring both practical applications and scientific… Continue reading United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)