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Minister to unveil first data from ZACube-2

Courtesy: SA News.gov.za
Sunday, February 24, 2019

The first real-time data from South Africa’s ZACube-2 nanosatellite will be unveiled on Tuesday, according to the Department of Science and Technology.

The continent’s most advanced nanosatellite to date, the ZACube-2 was successfully launched into space in December. It is expected to provide cutting edge remote sensing and communication services to South Africa and the region.
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exactEarth deploys final six satellite payloads

Friday, 15 February 2019
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exactEarth a provider of Satellite AIS data services, has announced that the final six payloads for its second-generation constellation, exactView RT, are now in operation. This completes the roll-out of the first global real-time Satellite-AIS service with a total of 58 operational satellite payloads and seven orbital spares.
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Maritime safety breakthrough at IMT

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Maritime Security
Written by defenceWeb – 11th Feb 2019

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The Institute for Maritime Technology headquarters in Simons Town.

Armscor’s Institute of Maritime Technology (IMT) has made a significant breakthrough in the field of maritime safety and communications by installing the world’s first VDES base station, which allows significantly faster data transfers to and from ships, improving safety and maritime awareness.

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Illegal Fishing on Our Oceans

Courtesy: Marine Online
Thursday, 31 January 2019

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Global Automatic Identification System Market Analysis By Industry Value, Market Size, Top Companies And Growth Forecast To 2027


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February 5, 2019 Ronald Thomas

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Chinese fishing vessels serve as maritime militias in South China Sea —US think-tank

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Dalangin-Fernandez, Lira – 31 January 2019

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Significant number of Chinese fishing vessels were seen roaming around the disputed South China Sea, not to catch fishes but to allegedly serve as an additional militia force on behalf of its state in the resource-rich sea, a Washington-based think-tank said.
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