ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Uzbekistan is interested in purchasing satellite data from Kazakhstan's Earth remote sensing (ERS) satellites KazEOSat-1 and KazEOSat-2, JSC «NC «Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary» (KGS) press service informs.
Experts of the JSC «NC «Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary» took part in a business-forum "Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan: “Trade Mission" held in Tashkent city under the support of the JSC "KAZNEX INVEST".
As part of the forum, the Kazakh delegation met with the representatives of the ERS and GIS Technologies Centre, Astronomy Institute of the Uzbek Academy of Sciences, Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration, National Centre for Geodesy and Cartography and Institute of Geology and Development of Oil&Gas Deposit.
The participants of the forum were informed about the potential of the KazEOSat-1 and KazEOSat-2 on land remote sensing in the territory of Uzbekistan.
The parties exchanged also experience in using the ERS data and GIS technologies and discussed participation in joint projects on using space survey results got by Kazakhstan's ERS space modules.
По итогам проведенных переговоров, государственные организации Узбекистана выразили большую заинтересованность в использовании данных ДЗЗ с казахстанских космических аппаратов на территории Республики Узбекистан.
Following the negotiations the Uzbek side expressed interest in using the ERS data from the Kazakhstan satellites in the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
An agreement of cooperation as well as a distributorship agreement on ERS will be signed by Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan at the forthcoming III international workshop on "Space Days in Kazakhstan -2015" scheduled for November 27, 2015 in Astana.