After two years waiting IES starts to implement space projects


After signing the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Plan for European Cooperating State (PECS Charter), Latvia is finally ready to implement its first space projects. Currently, Latvia participates in three ESA activities – earth observation, space technologies and education, covering topi…

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Sharing knowledge on satellite and airborne remote sensing data use in European Space Expo


The largest travelling European Space Expo exhibition opened its doors to visitors in Riga, Latvia from the 30th of April until the 10th of May. As a part of the exhibition, on the 1st of May IES’s leading researcher Dr. Phys. Dainis Jakovels spoke about Satellite data support for Land Cover…

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