Growing the U.S. Collection Program: An Update
We’re halfway through our 2023 collection, a year where we announced some big changes to our plans for capturing imagery across the contiguous U.S. Earlier this year, we shared the exciting news of expanding our collection in many areas for 2023. Part of this expansion was increasing the ability to see more in major urban and metro areas, thereby improving visualization. What was our plan for this year? The map below showcases our urban and rural collection, with an additional urban collection added to the mix.
This enhanced collection meant that several major cities would get up to three collections a year, cities like Phoenix, AZ, where we captured a suburban development: