Optech Inc., Canadian firm working globally on development and manufacture of laser-based survey instruments, recently announced the launch of ALTM 3100, claimed to be the world’s first 100 kHz Airborne Laser Terrain Mapper.
ALTM 3100 offers area coverage rates as high as 100 kHz at 1,100 m altitude, producing elevation data of unparalleled density and unprecedented low cost per posting. Additionally, the system can fly as high as 3,500 m with coverage rates as high as 33 kHz.
Optech has already successfully sold its first ALTM 3100 system, to Aero Asahi Corporation of Japan. The sale of the first 100 kHz system also marks Optech’s 50th ALTM system sale to date.