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UrtheCast Acquires Access To TDRSS, Greatly Increases Data Downlink Capacity And Speed

VANCOUVER, OCT. 1, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is extremely pleased to announce that it has acquired access to the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) for the purpose of increasing its data downlink capacity and speed. As a robust constellation of communication satellites and ground stations for space communication, it is […]

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UrtheCast To Present At World Satellite Business Week

VANCOUVER, Sept. 10, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its President and COO, Wade Larson, will present at World Satellite Business Week in Paris, France on Thursday September 11, 2014 at 11:45AM ET. Mr. Larson will be presenting on the advent of new solutions that are now possible […]

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UrtheCast Imagery Hits the Market

  So you’ve been interested in incorporating UrtheCast’s medium-resolution imagery into your products and/or research — now is the time to visit our Theia order page, from where you can download Theia product samples and spec sheet. Simply click here, and provide us with your name, email, and organization. Once you’ve submitted your details and click the ‘download’ link, we’ll provide you […]

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UrtheCast Reports 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results

VANCOUVER, August 12, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”), a technology company that is developing the world’s first Ultra HD video feed of Earth from space, today announces financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014.The Company reported a comprehensive loss of $4.1 million in the quarter as […]

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UrtheCast & NanoRacks To Install Earth Observation Cameras On NASA Segment Of Space Station

VANCOUVER, JULY 16, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or “the Company”) is very pleased to announce that pursuant to its agreement with NanoRacks, LLC it plans to dramatically expand its Earth Observation data stream by operating state-of-the-art sensors on the NASA segment of the International Space Station (ISS). The installation of the sensors further […]

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UrtheCast Announces Commercial Availability Of Earth Imagery & Provides An Update On Its High-Resolution Camera

VANCOUVER, JULY 16, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or “the Company”) today provided an update on the commissioning process for its Medium-Resolution Camera (“MRC” or “Theia”) and its Ultra HD, High-Resolution Camera (“HRC” or “Iris”). The MRC has achieved Initial Operational Capability (“IOC”), completing the MRC’s commissioning phase. Theia is now capable of commercial […]

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UrtheCast Announces Voting Results

VANCOUVER, May 13, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or “the Company”), in accordance with the requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange, is issuing this news release to disclose that the seven nominees listed in its management proxy circular dated April 11, 2014 were elected as its directors. The detailed results of the vote for […]

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UrtheCast Reports 2014 First Quarter Financial Results

VANCOUVER, May 12, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its financial results for the three months ending on March 31, 2014. Recent highlights Include: UrtheCast released its first Earth imagery, captured by its medium-resolution camera (MRC) onboard the International Space Station (ISS). These pictures, as well as subsequent images can be […]

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GWF 2014: UrtheCast Talks Emerging & Disruptive Technologies

Taking place this week in Geneva, Switzerland, The Geospatial World Forum (GWF) is one of the world’s most reputable geospatial events, hosting 1200+ attendees and 500+ organizations from across the globe. GWF  2014 marks UrtheCast’s first visit to the conference, where we’re discussing our two ISS cameras and interactive platform, all of which will be instrumental in our […]

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UrtheCast Features First Light Images At GEOINT 2013

This week, UrtheCast will be making its first appearance at the largest geospatial event in the U.S. — the annual GEOINT Symposium. Running from April 14 to 17th in Tampa, FL, the conference will welcome geospatial intelligence attendees from across the globe. For those headed to the conference, be sure to visit booth #5061 to view UrtheCast’s first light […]

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