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Wildfire Intelligence System puts Clever Sunshine Coast-Based Company in Race for Space Award

Sunshine Coast News
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A Sunshine Coast-based firm that specialises in bushfire detection has been named a finalist in the Australian Space awards.

Finalists for the Australian Space Awards Revealed

By Liam Garman, Space Connect
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Finalists for the second annual Australian Space Awards have been revealed today, following deliberation from the Australian Space Awards adjudicators.

Govt Has Fallen Behind on Space Sector Boom

By Denham Sadler, Innovation AUS
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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.

Bushfires, Detection and Response

Queensland Parliament Hansard Green
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Yesterday the Deputy Premier spoke about Queenslanders turning the Red Planet maroon.

Fireball.International Looking Towards Global Fire-Detection Coverage

By Ruth Harrison, Space Australia
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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.

Peregian-Based Bushfire Spotters Reach for the Stars

By Scott Sawyer, Sunshine Coast Daily
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A satellite-based bushfire detection system will reach for the stars, literally, next year.

Bushfire Satellite on Aussie ‘Space Taxi’

The Canberra Times
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A satellite used to detect bushfires will be the first payload on a new Australian “space taxi”.

Space the New Frontier for Sunshine Coast Firm’s Bushfire Detection Technology

Sunshine Coast News
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Australian in-space transportation provider, Space Machines Company, has signed an agreement to deploy a Sunshine Coast firm’s innovative bushfire detection satellite.

Bushfire-Detecting Satellite Set to be Launched into Space

By Australian Associated Press, 7 News Sunshine Coast
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A satellite used to detect bushfires will be the first payload on a new Australian “space taxi”.

Aussie Space Startups to Launch Bushfire Satellite

By Denham Sadler, Innovation AUS
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Three Australian space companies will unite to launch a bushfire detection satellite into orbit in a major milestone for building sovereignty capability in the local space sector.

Aussie Space Startups to Launch Bushfire Satellite

Aussie Space Startups to Launch Bushfire Satellite

By Denham Sadler, Innovation AUS
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Three Australian space companies will unite to launch a bushfire detection satellite into orbit in a major milestone for building sovereignty capability in the local space sector.

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Amazon Web Services Sees Role as Technology Enabler for Space Industry

Amazon Web Services Sees Role as Technology Enabler for Space Industry

By Sandra Erwin, Space News
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WASHINGTON — Amazon Web Services is keeping its sights on the space sector. The cloud computing giant provides ground infrastructure for companies to process and analyze data from satellites, and is now looking to attract new customers by offering more customized services such as cloud-based satellite operations and mission control.

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