2018 Sept NEWS DigitalGlobe, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.)


…signed a contract with the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) to transition the U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) EnhancedView Service Level Agreement (SLA) for commercial imagery acquisition, effective September 1, 2018. The NRO contract, referred to as EnhancedView Follow-On, includes the two remaining option years of the NGA SLA and exercises the first $300 million option year. DigitalGlobe will continue without interruption its long-standing commitment to deliver the highest resolution, most accurate commercial satellite imagery, enabling U.S. Government users to make decisions with confidence.

… U.S. Government users, including defense and intelligence agencies, civil governments and humanitarian organizations, rely on DigitalGlobe imagery to plan and execute military missions, respond to natural disasters, monitor humanitarian crises around the globe and meet many other geospatial intelligence needs.

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