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Some of Our Top Surveying & Mapping Drone Pilots

We have 1992 drone pilots available for surveying & mapping projects.
Below are some of our top pilots and portfolios.

Experienced pilot 107 certified and insured. Fun and willing to work the difficult jobs. I can travel if necessary. I have multiple platforms to cover all your needs.

MindVision UAV

 
CO, NE
 
Insurance Coverage: $10.0 Million
 
License: 1570908
 
Avg. Rate: $125/hr.
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Ten years of flying experience. Professional UAV services for aerial inspections, cinematography, events, commercial real estate, and mapping. www.adventureuav.com

Adventure UAV

 
NC, CO, CT
 
Insurance Coverage: $1.0 Million
 
License: 1356403
 
Avg. Rate: $125/hr.
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Bluebird Data Bluebird Data
(3)
 
Wheaton, IL
 
Insurance Coverage: $1.0 Million
 
License: 3926458
 
Avg. Rate: $125/hr.

Thermal Imaging

RSAP Media RSAP Media
(3)
 
Medford and Ashland - OR
 
Insurance Coverage: $10.0 Million
 
License: 3998522
 
Avg. Rate: $200/hr.

Clients Our Pilots

  • Dustin, you did an awesome job on the Panera Bread! Everything we asked for you gave us and the photos were super clear high res. Thank you, much appreciate your prompt response to this job! Will definitely use again :)
    -Sheren
  • Thank you much for the pictures and the videos - they are amazing!!! Everyone is going nuts over the promo videos and we are super pumped to see you again this winter!!
    -Whisper Ridge
  • Excellent quality photos and videos. Very good customer service, before and after the flight. Offers on my property have increased since I posted the video and stills. I would highly recommend Falcon View Imagery!
    -Andy

Find the perfect surveying & mapping drone pilot

Photogrammetry is the technique of taking measurements using photographs. The result is a map, a drawing, or a 3D model of an object or land mass. GPS enabled UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) are increasingly used for aerial photogrammetry and LIDAR mapping. The use of drone photogrammetry services for aerial 3d mapping is highly cost effective when compared to the cost of hiring an aircraft with photogrammetry equipment.

UAV 3D Mapping

Using waypoint navigation technology, the UAV flies along a pre-programmed flight path and takes multiple, overlapping photographs of the ground or object with an 80-90% overlap. This would be impossible to accomplish accurately using an airplane. To create 3d maps from aerial photogrammetry, a camera is mounted on the drone and is usually pointed straight down towards the ground. With respect to models of monuments or statues, the camera is mounted horizontally.

UAV LIDAR Mapping

LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) involves installing a laser scanner on a UAV to measure the height of points on the ground below. Drones with LIDAR scanners can measure very large areas in a single day, and create extremely detailed digital models of landscapes. Drone LIDAR sensors can penetrate dense forest canopy and vegetation, making it possible to scan bare earth structures that are invisible to satellites.

Multiple Uses of Drone Survey & Mapping Services


  • Cartography and mapping

  • Forestry management, flood surveying, coastline management

  • Urban planning, transport planning, pollution modelling

  • Gas and oil exploration, quarries, mining of minerals

  • Archaeology

  • Cellular network planning

All of our drone photogrammetry pilots have their FAA 333 exemption and are ready to go to work on your drone 3d mapping project.

Note: Land surveyors are required to hold a land surveying license. We do not verify if our pilots have this license. When hiring a pilot, ensure they have the proper surveyor license(s) if applicable.





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