A Defense Department press release announced that the Army was "to proceed with launching an earth satellite
using a modified Jupiter C.
Wednesday, 2 October 1957--"After dinner I went to the first meeting of the Artificial Earth Satellite
Group "Moonwatch" at the Union Observatory.
October 4, 1957 reminds launch of the first human-made earth satellite
, Sputnik 1, thus opening the way for space exploration while October 10, 1967 reminds the signing of the Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies.
London, August 11 ( ANI ): Google Earth satellite
imagery survey may have revealed two possible pyramid complexes in Egypt.
RUSSIA yesterday rocketed an Earth satellite
into outer space and it is now circling the world 560 miles up once every 95 minutes, Moscow radio reported earlier today.
The Boneyard - a vast recycling centre for military planes in the Arizona desert - has been captured in stunning high-resolution detail for the first time on this Google Earth satellite
The first earth satellite
was put into orbit October 4, 1957, by the Soviet Union.
This year, they teamed up with Google Earth satellite
Soviet Fires Earth Satellite
Into Space," blared the New York Times headline.
Also on This Day: 1797: Birth of Austrian composerFranz Schubert;1846: Sir Robert Peel repealed the Corn Laws;1929: Leon Trotsky was exiled by Stalin and found asylum in Mexico; 1953: large areas of Essex and Kent were flooded when the River Thames estuary swelled;1958: the first American earth satellite
, Explorer 1, was launched from Cape Canaveral;1974: death of the great Hollywood film producer Sam Goldwyn; 1983: wearing seat belts became compulsory in the front of cars in Britain.
The companies are the two main providers of commercial Earth satellite
imagery to the U.
An earth satellite
vehicle is being designed by members of the Midland branch of the British Inter-planetary Society, it was stated at the first annual business meeting of the branch on Saturday.
Updates for existing services include the addition of Microsoft Virtual Earth satellite
imagery integrated with Maps.
For example, an Earth satellite
image may contain several lakes of different depths.
The country'sfirst world teleport - an earth satellite
station - has been set up at Doxford, putting Sunderland alongside cities such as New York, Paris and Tokyo as a telecommunications centre.