Breaking News – Operation Fireball
Successful demonstration of early Wildfire detection and immediate attack by Fireball.International, Helitak Fire Fighting Equipment and McDermott Aviation.
Sunshine Coast News
A Sunshine Coast-based firm that specialises in bushfire detection has been named a finalist in the Australian Space awards.
By Liam Garman, Space Connect
Finalists for the second annual Australian Space Awards have been revealed today, following deliberation from the Australian Space Awards adjudicators.
By Denham Sadler, Innovation AUS
The federal government is “behind the eight ball” on the fast-growing space sector, with homegrown companies teaming up to build sovereign capability in the absence of Commonwealth funding support.
Queensland Parliament Hansard Green
Yesterday the Deputy Premier spoke about Queenslanders turning the Red Planet maroon.
By Ruth Harrison, Space Australia
Fireball International is planning to launch a prototype satellite in 2022 to demonstrate its bushfire detection software and improved image capture and refresh time. This Queensland-based company is hoping to be able to map the whole of Australia within 5 minutes, improving fire detection response times.
By Scott Sawyer, Sunshine Coast Daily
A satellite-based bushfire detection system will reach for the stars, literally, next year.