Air Flight Service AFS began airborne related services in 1974 and is now a leading service provider able to accomplish time-critical and technically demanding missions within the Western Region of the US, Hawaii, Guam and remote South Pacific regions.
AFS owns and operates seven aircraft which are specifically modified to accommodate a variety of state-of-the-art aerial mapping and video applications. Services include GIS precision GPS & IMU (position & orientation), multi-spectral digital imagery, LIDAR, real time aerial video Surveillance, Intelligence and Reconnaissance SIR and agricultural sterile insect techniques SIT release applications.
In addition our aircraft and experienced flight crews are available to customers and government agencies for installation of their own custom sensor packages within remote regions of the US & Over-Seas.
We not only provide airborne platforms for all aspects of imaging but also provide air support on a continuing basis directly to Government & Federal clients like USGS, CDFA, Fish & Wildlife, NOAA, NASA, DoE and DoD. AFS has current national security clearances for Department of Energy over-flights; i.e. - Lawrence Livermore National Labs & Sandia Labs. In addition our aircraft and experienced flight crews are available to customers for installation of their own custom sensor packages within remote regions of the US & Pacific Islands.
· Twin engine - Piper Navajo PA31
· Twin engine - Aero Commander 500B
· Twin engine - Aero Commander 500S
· Twin engine - Aztec E
· Twin engine - Aztec C
· Twin engine - Apache
· Single engine - Cessna 206
Our photo lab facilities not only include conventional film processing and enlarging capabilities, but we are also equipped with precision scanning capability, necessary for our customers who provide digital mapping and digital-ortho products.
We provide color photo quality digital poster-board out-put up to 60" wide by 120” in length and an extensive library of current and historical photography.