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us: United States. National Imagery and Mapping Agency


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    • us: National Imagery and Mapping Agency (U.S.)
    • us: NIMA (United States. National Imagery and Mapping Agency)
    • us: United States. Department of Defense. National Imagery and Mapping Agency
    • us: United States. National Imagery & Mapping Agency
  • Additional Information

    • Later Established Forms

      • us: United States. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
    • Additonal Related Forms

      • us: United States. Department of Defense
    • Earlier Established Forms

        United States. Defense Mapping AgencyUnited States.Defense Mapping Agency
    • Sources

      • found: Its Tactical pilotage chart, TPC K-26C, Colombia, Venezuela, 1996: map recto (National Imagery and Mapping Agency; NIMA)
      • found: National Imagery and Mapping Agency home page, Oct. 1, 1996, accessed Oct. 22, 1996 (newest combat support agency of the Dept. of Defense; est'd by the National Imagery and Mapping Agency Act of 1996; incorporates Defense Mapping Agency, Central Imagery Office [no publs. in LC database], Defense Dissemination Program Office [no publs. in LC database] in their entirety, and mission of CIA's National Photographic Interpretation Center [no publs. in LC database], all of which are discontinued Oct. 1, 1996; headquarters, in Fairfax, Va.)
      • found: GeoNet names server WWW home page, May 6, 1997 (NIMA; National Imagery and Mapping Agency)
      • found: Worldwide aeronautical charts and products, Oct. 2002: t.p. (National Imagery & Mapping Agency)
      • found: Notice to mariners (Online) 6 Dec. 2003: title screen (National Imagery and Mapping Agency); 13 Dec. 2003: title screen (National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency)
      • found: Email from Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Nov. 24, 2003, surrogate (on ... Nov. 24, the President signed the fiscal 2004 Defense Authorization Bill, a provision of which authorized the National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA) to formally change its name to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA))
    • Change Notes

      • 1996-10-22: new
      • 2013-03-11: revised
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