General Organization of Remote Sensing (GORS)
Category: Space Agency and Office
Member since: 2002
GORS was established since 1986 in accordance with the legislative decree no.8 GORS has replaced the National Remote Sensing Center which was established through a steering committee in 1980. GORS became responsible for carrying out aerospace and land surveying using remote sensing techniques. Also, for analyzing remote sensing data in order to utilize them in exploring and exploiting natural resources, and in performing environmental studies in Syria.