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Earth like you've never seen it before: PRISMA reveals the state of our planet's health

The first images from the Italian Space Agency satellite are now available. Captured by the hyperspectral sensor, they have been received in Matera and processed by a team of engineers and scientists. This “first look” confirms the outstanding performance of PRISMA and its  hyperspectral sensor.

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PRISMA: a revolution in the field of earth observation and environmental monitoring

The Italian Space Agency satellite will observe the Earth using a hyperspectral optical sensor, which can open up new scenarios for the control of the environmental processes of our planet.

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Leonardo Signs MOU with Aireon to integrate space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data into its suite of automation products

Leonardo has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Aireon LLC, developer of the world's first space-based air traffic surveillance system.
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Satellites and big data analytics provide new eyes to protect the sea: Leonardo's SEonSE platform is now online

SEonSE (Smart Eyes on the SEas), Leonardo's geospatial maritime security platform, goes online today
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Leonardo selected by ENAV as its industrial partner for the development of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Traffic Management system in Italy

Leonardo has been selected by ENAV, the company that manages civilian air traffic in Italy, as its industrial partner for the development of an air traffic control system for unmanned aircraft and for the provision of related services. Leonardo will lead the industrial team that includes subsidiary Telespazio and IDS - Ingegneria Dei Sistemi.
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Leonardo announces the first satellite-controlled European MALE-class drone flight

The first flight campaign to demonstrate satellite control of a European-built MALE-class (Medium Altitude Long Endurance) drone has been completed successfully. A team comprising Telespazio (Leonardo 67%, Thales 33%) and Piaggio Aerospace carried out the activity using a remotely-piloted P.1HH HammerHead aircraft as the test bed, developing and integrating capabilities that will enable drones to safely fly in unsegregated air space, beyond the range of ground-based radio coverage (called BRLOS - Beyond Radio Line Of Sight).
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Signing the OCEAN2020 grant agreement, the most strategic European Defence Fund's tender for naval surveillance technology and maritime safety

Leonardo announced today the signature of the grant agreement for OCEAN2020, the most important project related to the initiative to boost Europe's defence research under the European Defence Fund
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Positive results as Space Drill put to the test for ExoMars 2020 mission

Space qualification tests of the drill manufactured by Leonardo at its Nerviano (Milan) plant for the ExoMars 2020 mission have now been completed with success
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