Geospatial and Intelligence


NGA awards $335 million contract for Map of the World project

BAE Systems will provide support and develop new data sources for the integrated geospatial intelligence tool.

NGA plans to turn 2D images into 3D

The agency is looking for ways to create automated 3D point clouds from satellite images.

Army adding to its supply of Manpack radios

General Dynamics and Rockwell Collins are delivering 1,500 more of the two-channel, software-defines battlefield systems.

Army, Marines get new blue force tracking system a step closer

The user friendly, mobile battlefield command and control tool gets a workout during NIE exercises at Fort Bliss.

Cardillo to replace Letitia Long as head of NGA

Long is retiring after heading geospatial-intelligence agency since 2010.

New program looks to develop GPS-level capabilities – without GPS

DARPA sets a proposers’ day to explore options for alternative positioning, navigation and timing systems.

In-flight system to give rapid-response forces a good look ahead

The Enroute Mission Command Capability, being installed on C17 aircraft, delivers real-time video and collaboration tools for planning missions.

Army gets tactical comm closer to the smartphone experience

The Common Operating Environment’s map-based apps and common look tie together the command, mounted and handheld platforms.