Survey Instruments for Drones

YellowScan Mapper Vx

The long-range LiDAR solution for UAVs

Technologies inside:


Operative and reliable turn-key LiDAR system

for long-range and advanced precision survey needs.

YellowScan’s Vx dimensions
makes it ideal for all kind of UAVs.

Having a longer range, more accurate system were the prerequisites to the Vx.

Following YellowScan philosophy « Just press the Yellow Button », YellowScan designed an all-integrated, easy-to-use LiDAR system that includes the renowned Riegl scanner and Applanix’s best UAV IMU. YellowScan’s Vx is an excellent solution for your high flight UAV projects with short-time data processing needs.

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Ideal for:

  • Forestry
  • Civil Engineering
  • General topography
  • Corridor mapping
  • Agriculture
  • Mining


  • Precision : 10mm
  • Accuracy : 2.5 – 5cm depending on IMU
  • Laser scanner frequency : 100 kHz
  • Weight : 2.5 – 3kg battery included (5.5 – 6.6 lbs) depending on IMU
  • Power Consumption : 25W
  • Autonomy : 1.5 hours typ.
  • Size (mm) : L330 x W120 x H150

(*): NB: This accuracy level is the integrated system accuracy as measured just after the acquisition. It can be optimized by a factor of 3 with standard post-processing techniques


  • High Range for higher security on uneven landscapes and vegetation
  • Survey grade precision and accuracy
  • Robust and reliable
  • Turn-key and simple to operate
  • Fully autonomous, can be mounted quickly on any drone

YellowScan Vx includes:

  • Multi-echo laser scanner (up to 5 echoes)
  • Single board GNSS-Inertial solution Applanix APX15
  • On-board computer for continuous data acquisition and processing
  • Battery (up to 1.5 hours of autonomy)

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