Maxar News Bureau

About the Maxar News Bureau

The Maxar News Bureau is a partnership program with trusted and respected media organizations that leverages technology for social good and global transparency. Maxar Technologies provides electro-optical and radar satellite imagery, analytics and expertise that are powerful complements to good journalism, providing indisputable truth at a time when credibility is critical.

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Featured news bureau coverage

In a First, Myanmar Soldiers Tell of Rohingya Slaughter

The New York Times

September 8, 2020

The News Bureau leveraged Maxar’s high-resolution imagery library to provide evidence of Rohingya villages being destroyed and corroborate witness statements.


These Before And After Photos Show The Damage In Beirut After The Massive Explosion

BuzzFeed News

Maxar’s WorldView-1, WorldView-2 and WorldView-3 collected high-resolution images of Beirut, revealing the damage after a devastating explosion in the port section of the city.

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Sudan PM, Egyptian official meet amid tensions over Nile dam

AP News

Maxar’s constellation has provided evidence of water levels continuing to expand behind the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile River in northwestern Ethiopia.

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Mauritius arrests captain of Japanese ship that spilled oil

The Washington Post

Maxar continues to monitor the MV Wahashio shipwreck off the southeast coast of Mauritius as the ship has been leaking oil, breaking apart and being towed out to sea to be sunk.

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