On January 31st, 2013, the announcement was made that DigitalGlobe end GeoEye,
two leading providers of earth observation and geospatial analysis, had finalized their
combination into one company.
The new company will be named DigitalGlobe.
A wide dynamic range sensitive receiver ensures reliable reception of
navigational and meteorological information and also messages on search
and rescue of vessels which are being wrecked and other emergent messages.
High contract 4.5-inch monochrome LCD display. Huge message storage
capacity stores more than 120.000 characters or of average 300 messages.
A short stainless whip-type active antenna is supplied as standard for
coastal or medium range operation.