5. Nov 2018

THE WORLD’S LARGEST UAV MAPPING MISSION ACCOMPLISHED IN BELIZE

How do you go about mapping an area of more than 129 000ha with extreme ground conditions, restricted access to most of the area, bad weather conditions, and challenging landing spots?

This was just some of the challenges that the mapping team of the South African surveying company, Agri-Sense, had to face when taking on the task of conducting a detailed aerial topographical survey to develop a drainage master plan of the Belize sugar belt for SIRDI (Sugar Industry Research and Development Institute). The total assignment consisted of four major missions and amounted to 129 000ha divided between three countries and two continents. The largest of the missions were carried out in Belize and amounted to 90 000 ha alone.

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