NEW YOUTUBE VIDEO: VQX-1 Wing Pod: Now EASA (STC) Approved!

RIEGL’s fully integrated airborne laser scanning solution is now EASA approved (STC) for Cessna 172-, 182-, and 206 Series!

The RIEGL VQX-1 Wing Pod is a compact, rugged but lightweight, aerodynamically shaped wing pod ready for user-friendly installation and straightforward implementation to facilitate various airborne mapping applications. The pod is designed to carry a RIEGL laser scanner, a high-end IMU/GNSS system and up to three high-resolution medium-format cameras.

In the video below, explore how users can easily and quickly equip their aircraft with this portable, compact airborne laser scanning system.


RIEGL is an international leading provider of cutting-edge technology in airborne, mobile, terrestrial, industrial and unmanned laser scanning solutions for applications in surveying.

RIEGL has been producing LiDAR systems commercially for over 40 years and focuses on pulsed time-of-flight laser radar technology in multiple wavelengths.

RIEGL’s core Smart-Waveform technologies provide pure digital LiDAR signal processing, unique methodologies for resolving range ambiguities, multiple targets per laser shots, optimum distribution of measurements, calibrated amplitudes and reflectance estimates, as well as the seamless integration and calibration of systems.

RIEGL’s Ultimate LiDARTM 3D scanners offer a wide array of performance characteristics and serve as a platform for continuing Innovation in 3D for the LiDAR industry.

From the first inquiry, to purchase and integration of the system, as well as training and support, RIEGL maintains an outstanding history of reliability and support to their customers.

Worldwide sales, training, support and services are delivered from RIEGL’s headquarters in Austria and in the USA; main offices in, Japan, China, Australia, Canada and the UK; and a worldwide network of representatives.

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