Find the Best Drone for Mapping & Photogrammetry with ALTI UAS

On the hunt for the best mapping drone? ALTI offers a complete fleet of the world’s best endurance VTOL unmanned aircraft. ALTI’s fleet will revolutionise the way you acquire and process aerial data- saving you valuable time and money.  Read More

Why ALTI has the Best Drones for Mapping

Many people ask who has the best drone for mapping.

The short answer: ALTI offers the world’s leading endurance VTOL unmanned aircraft.

ALTI fixed wing drones have:

  • ultra-long endurance,
  • vertical take-off and landing,
  • a fuel powered combustion engine for unmatched efficiency,
  • an incredibly reliable multi-rotor system,
  • the most advanced carbon composite VTOL airframe currently available.

If you are still in need of some convincing, here are the five main reasons to choose ALTI as your best drone for mapping:

1. Cost Effective

ALTI VTOL UAS offers operating costs as little as $3 an hour. So, it is safe to say that flying ALTI will save you money and time when compared to any other drone mapping method, system or aircraft currently on the market.

2. Multiple Payloads

ALTI’s aircraft are designed to fly various payloads, ranging from high resolution mapping cameras to advanced multispectral systems.

3. Autonomous Flight Missions

With autonomous flight you save time and reduce risk factors drastically. The ALTI fleet offers:

  • smart autonomous flight missions from take-ff to landing,
  • payload control,
  • automatic return to launch,
  • way-point planning and more.

These autonomous flight mission features offer you great peace of mind and safe flight control for all drone mapping operations.

4. Highest Endurance

ALTI UAS’s unmatched endurance allows you to fly further than any other system currently available. Your drone mapping missions become more effective and efficient since ALTI’s fleet is designed for everyday use and all-day operation in a variety of environments.

5. Unbeatable Coverage

ALTI’s fleet offers you up to forty times more coverage compared to other VTOL systems:

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It’s easy to see why ALTI’s fleet of unmanned aircraft are revolutionising drone mapping and photogrammetry missions.

Choosing an ALTI UAS as your mapping drone will allow you to effectively and efficiently acquire and process aerial data, while saving time and money.

Meet the World’s Best Endurance VTOL Fleet

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ALTI offers a complete fleet of the best endurance VTOL unmanned aircraft in the world.

With high resolution mapping systems making it the best drone for mapping missions.

The ALTI fleet consists of the Ascend, the Transition and the Reach.

ALTI Ascend

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The ALTI Ascend is an ultra-compact endurance VTOL that is ideal for everyday commercial use.

  • Wingspan – 2 meters
  • Payload – 500g
  • Endurance – 6 hours
  • Speed – 75 km/h
  • Coverage – 450 km
  • Hourly Cost – $3

Despite being the smallest member of the ALTI fleet, the Ascend is perfectly suited for large scale mapping making it the perfect choice for drone mapping.

ALTI Ascend – M: Mapping & Photogrammetry System

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The ALTI Ascend – M is the perfect mapping system to simplify your photogrammetry missions.

It is a ready-to-fly mapping and high-resolution photogrammetry unmanned aircraft system, making aerial data collection and processing effective and efficient.

The Ascend VTOL unmanned aircraft is paired with the 42-megapixel Sony RX1R ii camera and the Emild Reach RS+ PPK system to create the ALTI Ascend – M system.

This system offers the best in UAV mapping technology:

  • Superior high-resolution image quality
  • Meticulous accuracy
  • Best-in-class flight endurance and range

For more info on the Ascend click here.

Or contact our team of experts for more info on the Transition as a drone mapping solution.

ALTI Transition

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The ALTI Transition is a highly reliable, ultra-long endurance VTOL fixed wing aircraft designed for flight missions – including drone mapping and photogrammetry – in a variety of environments.

  • Wingspan – 3 meters
  • Payload – 1.5 kg
  • Endurance – 12 hours
  • Speed – 75 km/h
  • Coverage – 900 km
  • Hourly Cost – $3.50

ALTI Transition – M: Mapping & Photogrammetry System

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The ALTI Transition – M is the ideal mapping system for efficient and effective aerial data collection and processing.

It’s a turn-key mapping and high-resolution photogrammetry unmanned aircraft system paired with the 42-megapixel Sony RX1R ii camera and the Emild Reach RS+ PPK system to complete the ALTI Transition – M system.

This system offers the best in UAV mapping technology:

  • Superior high-resolution image quality
  • Meticulous accuracy
  • Best-in-class flight endurance and range

Click here for more information on the Transition as a drone mapping solution.

Or contact our team of experts today.

ALTI Reach

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The ALTI Reach is the largest and most capable VTOL unmanned aircraft in our fleet – and in the world. The Reach will elevate your drone mapping and photogrammetry missions to new heights.

  • Wingspan – 6 meters
  • Payload – 7 kg
  • Endurance – 20 hours
  • Speed – 90 km/h
  • Coverage – 1 800 km
  • Hourly Cost – $9.50

The ALTI Reach was designed to cover a wide range of applications, including mapping and photogrammetry, in a variety of climates and weather conditions. This will allow you to fly for longer, fly further and ultimately capture high quality aerial data.

Download the ALTI Reach Technical Datasheet here.

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For more info on the ALTI Reach click here.

Or contact our team of experts for more info on the Reach as a drone mapping solution.

The ALTI C2[Command & Control] for Drone Mapping Missions

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This rugged, compact, portable and powerful command and control centre will enhance the aerial data collection process.

It was designed and built specifically for ALTI’s fleet, by ALTI, since flying long range unmanned aircraft requires an advanced control and command system.

Here are some of the ALTI C2features and specs that makes it ideal for drone mapping operations:

  • Two large HD displays
  • Long range data
  • Video and control links
  • Pilot controller
  • Top quality components and networking
  • Active cooling
  • Integrated computer technology
  • Rugged Pelican AIR flight case

Additionally, there are extended range systems available:

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Drone mapping operations are simplified through the ALTI C2’s user-friendly interface which enables quick and easy mission planning and flight control.

Reliable and real-time aerial data is guaranteed as you can seamlessly switch between flight modes and payload settings.

For more information on the ALTI C2 and how it can enhance your drone mapping operations, click here.

Or contact out expert team today.

No Matter Your Industry, ALTI has the Best Drone for Mapping and Photogrammetry

Drone mapping creates endless opportunities for many industries.

Unmanned aircraft systems are revolutionising the way aerial data is captured and processed. Utilising drones for mapping missions enables massive cost and time saving over traditional methods.

ALTI offers a complete fleet of the best endurance VTOL unmanned aircraft in the world – with drone mapping capabilities – allowing you to acquire and deliver valuable aerial data like never before.

Find out how drone mapping can be useful to your industry here.

If you are still unsure which ALTI unmanned aircraft in our fleet is best suited to your industry, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our team of experts are ready to help you.

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