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Drone sensors for mapping applications 2017-05-05T17:31:09+00:00

Drone sensors

We offer standard packages with several camera and lens options to deliver the right information for your application. Per customer requirements, we can integrate the optimal sensor(s) for your business needs.

Plug-and-play | Field-Swappable | Modular and robust POD | Anti-vibration systems

Sony – Canon – Nikon – Micasense – Parrot – Flir – Optris – Leica – Voigtlander 

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Drone sensors for surveying and mapping

We provide the optimal lens solution(s) for your mapping and surveying projects. We offer a combination of several lenses including a 35mm lens for high accuracy, a 15mm wide angle lens for increased flight coverage or a 25mm lens that provides an excellent balance between accuracy and flight coverage.

Drone sensor Sony QX1

20.1 MP APS-C

  • 20.1MP APS-C type (23.2 x 15.4mm) Exmor™ CMOS sensor

  • Dimensions: 74 x 69.5 x 52.5 mm

  • Weight: 158 g (Body only) / 216 g (With battery and media)

  • Image size L: 5456 x 3632(20M)
  • Image modes: RAW+JPEG

Drone sensor Sony A6000

24.3 MP APS-C

  • 24.3MP Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor with BIONZ X™ engine
  • Dimensions: 120 x 66.9 x 45.1 mm

  • Weight: 285 g (Body Only) / 344 g (With battery and media)

  • Image size L: 6000 x 4000(24M)
  • Image modes: RAW+JPEG

Drone sensor Sony A7r

36.4 MP

  • 36.4MP Full-Frame Exmor™ CMOS Sensor
  • Dimensions: 126.9 x 94.4 x 48.2 mm

  • Weight: 407 g (Body Only) / 465 g (With battery and media)

  • Image size L: 7360 x 4912 (36M)
  • Image modes: RAW+JPEG

Drone sensors for Agriculture

Novadrone proudly partners with Micasense to deliver fully integrated professional multispectral sensors that capture specific wavebands needed for accurate plant health analysis.

Drone sensor Micasense Rededge
Drone sensor Parrot Sequoia

Micasense Rededge

  • 5 bands (Blue, Green, Red, Red Edge, Near-infrared)

  • RGB color outputs: Yes (Global shutter)
  • RGB color outputs aligned across all bands: Yes

  • Resolution GSD @ 100 m (400 ft): 8.1 cm per pixel
  • Light sensor: Yes
  • Calibration: Yes (for accurate a repeatable data)
  • Bit depth (discrete bands): 12 Bit (4,096 values)
  • Weight: 180 grams (with DLS and cable)
  • Power usage: 4 W nominal, 8 W peak
  • IMU: Yes

  • USB: No

  • External Trigger: Yes

  • Serial: Yes

  • Ethernet: Yes

  • Custom Bands: Yes
  • PPK – RTK capability: Yes

Parrot Sequoia

  • 4 bands (Green, Red, Red Edge, Near-infrared)

  • RGB color outputs: Yes (Rolling shutter)
  • RGB color outputs aligned across all bands: No
  • Resolution GSD @ 100 m (400 ft): 13 cm per pixel
  • Light sensor: Yes
  • Calibration: Yes (for accurate a repeatable data)
  • Bit depth (discrete bands): 10 Bit (1,024 values)

  • Weight: 135 grams (with Sunshine Sensor and cable)

  • Power usage: 8 W nominal, 12 W peak

  • IMU: Yes

  • USB: No

  • External Trigger: No

  • Serial: No

  • Ethernet: No

  • Custom Bands: No

  • PPK – RTK capability: No

Select your professional drone for mapping

NOUR

  • Up to 1 Sensor
  • Endurance 2 hours
  • Nominal coverage 300 Ha (741 Acres) at 120 m
  • Polyamide + Carbon Fiber

NOUR+

  • Up to 2 Sensors
  • Endurance 1 hour
  • Nominal coverage 180 Ha (444 Acres) at 120 m
  • Polyamide + Carbon Fiber

NOMAD

  • Up to 3 Sensors
  • Endurance 2.5 hours
  • Nominal coverage 800 Ha (1976 Acres) at 120 m
  • Kevlar + Carbon Fiber

Select the product that best fits your needs. With our drones you can combine RGB, Thermal and Multispectral cameras. We can tailor make a drone to fit your exact needs.

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