High resolution satellite imagery for airport mapping can provide 3D Digital Surface Models (DSM’s) and Digital Terrain Models (DTM’s) to support airport and aviation operations to show details and data for the construction of airport runways, airport terminals, airport layout design, airspace analysis, obstruction surveys, facility mapping, taxiways, aprons/parking areas, 3D flight simulation for pilot training, aircraft operations, and GIS database development.
Dallas Love Airport, Dallas, Texas
WorldView-2 (0.5m) Satellite Image
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Pleiades-1 3D Urban Terrain Model of Dubai, U.A.E.
This 2-meter 3D urban terrain model of Dubai, U.A.E. was created from stereo image data produced by the Pleiades-1B satellite sensor
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