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Microdrones mdMapper1000+

The mdMapper1000+ has an identical functionality to the mdMapper1000. The key difference is that the plus model has the added optionality to be converted into either the PPK or DG version. It actually has the Applanix APX-15 UAV on board and, for a small fee, can be activated after the initial purchase.
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The mdMapper1000+ has an identical functionality to the mdMapper1000. The key difference is that the plus model has the added optionality to be converted into either the PPK or DG version. It actually has the Applanix APX-15 UAV on board and, for a small fee, can be activated after the initial purchase.

The mdMapper1000+ has an identical functionality to the mdMapper1000. The key difference is that the plus model has the added optionality to be converted into either the PPK or DG version. It actually has the Applanix APX-15 UAV on board and, for a small fee, can be activated after the initial purchase.

Highly Efficient - The mdMapper1000+ delivers an average flight time of between 30-45 minutes, depending on operating conditions.
Weather Resistant - The md4-1000+ can fly in a range of harsh weather conditions including, strong winds, heavy rain and snow.
Versatile and Compatible - Compatible with a range of accessory kits and payloads, opening up applications including precision agriculture, inspection, Lidar and Direct Georeferencing

Md4-1000 - Robust, powerful, stable and dependable. Build your business on this versatile platform
Sony RX1R II & Mount - 42.4 Megapixel camera paired with a custom, lightweight, vibration free, nadir mount to capture the images you need.
Applanix APX-15-L UAV - Compact single-board module with survey-grade GNSS receiver. IMU is present, ready for PPK or DG when you are ready to ugrade.
Charger & Flight Battery - Smart batteries and charging for maximum flight endurance.
mdWaypoint -A flight planning module to prepare and carry out automated flights with your aircraft.
mdLandingAssistant - Execute automatic final approach landing. Conduct waypoint missions and land with minimal operator intervention.
Digital Data Link - Conveniently connect your Microdrones UAV to your digital devices.
mdRC - Proven, professional controls and telemetry keep you in control when you need it most.
POSPAC UAV - Direct georeferencing post processing software – used to achieve maximum accuracy and efficiency from data collected by APX-15 L-UAV.
mdAcademy - Become an expert at flying and maintaining your platform, to ensure many years of successful use.
PPK READY - When you are ready to expand, this system will expand with you. mdMapper1000+ is easily upgradeable via firmware to PPK.
DG READY - When you are ready to expand, this system will expand with you. mdMapper1000+ is easily upgradeable via firmware to direct georeferencing.

mdMapper1000+ gives professionals all the power of aerial surveying with GCPs, just like our classic mdMapper1000. 
But it’s ready to upgrade to PPK or DG with a simple, affordable firmware update.

QUICK SPECS

  • Payload: up to 2.7 pounds (1.2 kilograms) 
  • Flight time: up to 45 minutes depending on conditions

  
Flight Parameters     Area Covered (@120m) (1)60 ha (148 ac)
Camera model (2)Sony RX1R II
Imagery formatRAW + JPEG
G.S.D. cm/pixel (@120m)2.4 cm
G.C.P.Yes
Overlaps (front/side)80% / 40%
Post-Processing   MethodAerial Triangulation
OrientationCalculated during the A.T.
PositionFrom UAV GNSS Reciever
AccuracyDepends on ground control point (GCP) accuracy and distrubution
Advantages  Large area mapping

Important Safety Information

  • You must operate this aircraft in your line–of–sight in daylight. Do not let it get too far away from you.
  • You must not fly closer than 30 metres to vehicles, boats, buildings or people.
  • You must not fly over any populous area, such as beaches, other people’s backyards, heavily populated parks, or sports ovals where there is a game in progress.
  • If you are in controlled airspace, which covers most Australian cities, you must not fly higher than 400 feet (120 metres).
  • You should not fly within 5.5km of an airfield.
  • It’s illegal to fly for money or economic reward unless you have an Remotely Piloted Aircraft Operating Certificate (ReOC) or are flying in accordance with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) guidelines (More info: CASA Commercial RPA Use).