With the new VP-1 HeliCopterPod RIEGL provides a user-friendly turnkey solution for the application of the new RIEGL VUX-1LR Long Range LiDAR Sensor in airborne surveying missions.

The VUX-SYS for Airborne Laser Scanning – comprising the LiDAR Sensor, the IMU/GNSS unit with antenna, the control unit and a digital camera – is fully integrated into the small and lightweight RIEGL VP-1 HeliCopterPod, to be mounted on standard hard points and typical camera mounts of manned helicopters. Quick release adapter brackets and a minimum of external cabling (i.e. power supply, LAN, GPS antenna) allow quick system installation and removal.

Main Features
  • Robust and reliable airborne scanner carrying platform
  • Fully mechanical and electrical integration of sensor system components into aircraft fuselage
    Main Applications
    • Precision Agriculture
    • Archaeology & Cultural Heritage
    • Terrain and Canyon Mapping
    • Surveying of Urban Environments
    • Power Line, Railway Track, and Pipeline Inspection
    • Accident Investigation
    • Emergency Management Planning


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