ORBIMAGE, the Dulles based satellite imaging company has announced that it has signed an agreement with Antrix Corporation of Bangalore, India to represent ORBIMAGE for distribution and resale of its satellite imagery products in India. The agreement gives Antrix, the commercial arm of India’s Department of Space and the National Remote Sensing Agency of India (NRSA), exclusive rights to sell ORBIMAGE products in India. Antrix and NRSA will be the primary contact in India for sales, customer support, value added services and training relating to ORBIMAGE imagery products.
ORBIMAGE recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of the launch of their high-resolution satellite, OrbView-3, which collects 1 meter panchromatic (black and white) and 4 meter multispectral (color) imagery of every continent on earth. Imagery from the OrbView-3 satellite has many applications including mapping, environmental and agricultural monitoring, land use and land classification, natural disaster assessment, national security and forestry mapping, among others.