MAPPS joins in celebrating National Surveyors Week in this week's MAPPS Minute. Among the topics covered is the use of remote sensing and satellite technologies to find the lost Malaysia Airlines flight, MAPPS interaction with FAA Administrator Huerta at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on small unmanned aerial vehicles (sUAV), the White House
working with Esri (a MAPPS member firm) on climate change, and recent articles in National Public Radio
and The Washington Post
on the extent of unneeded buildings and land owned by the Federal government.