RIEGL VQX-1 Wing Pod

The RIEGL VQX-1 is a compact, rugged, and aerodynmically shaped wing pod ready for userfriendly installation and straight forward application to facilitate various airborne mapping applications.

The versatile and almost freely configurable pod is designed to carry one RIEGL Laser Scanner (VQ-480II, VQ-580II, VUX-240 or VQ-840-G) as well as up to three high-resolution cameras and an appropriate high-end IMU/GNSS system.

EASA STC certification for Cessna 172-, 182- and 206-series is in progress. Upon completion, the RIEGL VQX-1 Wing Pod will be certified for the entire current* Cessna Single Piston Engine series.

Main Features
  • Robust and reliable wing pod
  • Uncompromising lightweight construction
  • Quick installation and removal (including power cabeling)
  • GNSS antenna to be mounted appropriately
  • EASA STC for Cessna 172-, 182- and 206- series in progress
  • Versatile configurability
      Main Applications
      • Corridor Mapping
      • Archeology and Cultural Heritage Documentation
      • Terrain and Canyon Mapping
      • Flood Zone Mapping
      • Surveying of Urban Environments
      • Glacier & Snowfield Mapping
      • Construction-Site Monitoring
      • Power Line, Railway Track, and Pipeline Inspection
      • Agriculture & Forestry
      • Emergency Management Planning
      • Accident Investigation
      • Moist Grassland Mapping