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MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates to provide international ground stations for access to WorldView-4

– MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates has signed a contract with DigitalGlobe to provide multiple international ground stations

– After its planned launch in September 2016, WorldView-4 will deliver multi-spectral high-res optical imagery.

– The WorldView-4 upgrades will maximize the advantages of MDA‘s modular multi-satellite ground station infrastructure.

– The ground station upgrades will allow customers to receive and process near real-time data from the RADARSAT-2 synthetic aperture radar satellite.

– MDA‘s proven design for ground stations provides operators with local control, satellite data reception.

– MDA and DigitalGlobe have partnered to develop and deploy WorldView ground station solutions since 2006.