LIDAR Aerial Systems Operator


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EarthData Aviation

    Flew as a crewmember aboard a Dehavilland Twin Otter aircraft and operated LIDAR (Laser Imaging Detection and Ranging) mapping scanner in-flight to create DEMs (Digital Elevation Models) in real-time acquisition mode.  

     On the ground; post-processed Topographic data, correcting for GPS differential position error and aircraft Roll, Pitch and Yaw.  Surveyed, Calibrated and Maintained ground GPS check points.

   Coordinated aircraft upgrades and modifications with  refurbishment company.

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