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NOAA Taps GeoOptics, Spire Global for Commercial Data to Support Weather Forecasts

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has awarded a total of $23M in two-year contracts to GeoOptics and Spire Global for radio occultation data that the agency plans to use for operational weather forecasts. NOAA awarded the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts on Nov. 20 under the Commercial Weather Data Pilot program for work that will run through 2022, the Department of Commerce's space commerce office said.

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DOE, Microsoft Form Consortium to Develop AI Platforms for First Responders; Cheryl Ingstad Quoted

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The Department of Energy’s artificial intelligence and technology office and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) have established a consortium to advance the development of AI-based tools to enable first responders to better respond to natural disasters and help them save lives and protect property.

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KBR Subsidiary Lands Potential $128M NOAA Observation Network Mgmt Support IDIQ

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KBR’s (NYSE: KBR) Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies subsidiary has secured a potential five-year, $128.4M contract to provide data processing and technical services for a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration network system used to process Earth observation data.

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