Big Platform, Big
Potential To Grow
With Your Business.

Powerful Accuracy with just 1 – 3 Ground Control Points

Build your business services on a remarkable platform, starting with PPK.

With mdMapper3000PPK and just 1-3 ground control points, you’ll efficiently acquire highly dense and accurate data.

Meet your project needs with mdMapper3000PPK. This is a powerful, highly expandable system that can withstand the rigors of daily field use.

Why Choose mdMapper3000PPK?

This package is all about resilience, convenience, and all-around performance. The md4-3000 UAV can stand up to intense environmental challenges, from strong winds and magnetic fields to high temperatures and voltage. It also boasts the longest flight times on the market.

Ready To Upgrade When You Are.

When you are ready to upgrade to VHR or LiDAR, This system is ready to grow with you, and become a mdMapper3000DµoG or a mdLiDAR3000 system by purchasing the payload(s) and related firmware and software subscriptions. 

Fly in harsh weather conditions and stay on schedule

Strong winds, rain, and snow won’t stop the md4-3000.

Quickly Aquire Highly Dense And Accurate Data.

mdMapper3000PPK features a fully integrated 42.4 megapixel Sony RX1R II camera to capture the images you need.

What Can You Do with it?

mdMapper3000PPK is a versatile package that can be used for a wide range of applications. 
Some of the most common uses are:

Mapping mission of an agricultural field using a Microdrones md4-1000 UAV
Area Mapping / Surveying
Architect inspecting a construction site with the help of a Microdrones UAV
Surveyors in the field performing a mapping mission using a md4-1000 UAV
Orthophoto of a sawdust pile done with a Microdrones mdMapper integrated system, used for volumetric calculations.
Inspection mission of a gas pipeline using a Microdrones md4-1000 UAV
Precision farming perfomed with a mdMapper integrated sytem from Microdrones
Precision Agriculture



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Robust, powerful, stable and dependable. Build your business on this versatile platform.

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Charger & Flight Battery

One md4-1000 flight battery and charger for maximum flight endurance.

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Rugged Carrying Case

Bring your Microdrones UAV to tackle missions in the toughest corners of the Earth.


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Proven, professional controls and telemetry keep you in control when you need it most.

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Digital Data Link

Conveniently connect your Microdrones UAV to your digital devices.


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Sony RX1R II & Nadir Mount

42.4 megapixel camera paired with a custom, lightweight, vibration-free, nadir mount to capture the images you need.

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Applanix APX-15 UAV DG

Compact single-board module with survey-grade GNSS receiver and a precisely calibrated IMU for mapping.


When you are ready to expand, this system will expand with you. mdMapper3000PPK is easily upgradeable via rmware to direct georeferencing.



Direct georeferencing post processing software – used to achieve maximum accuracy and efficiency from data collected by APX-15 UAV DG.

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mdCockpit Tablet Software

Simple swipes of the finger help you plan your survey area and monitor progress in flight on your Android tablet.

mdInfinity Software

(Coming Soon)

mdMAPPER3000PPK technical specs:

Solution Components:




  • Camera: RX1R II
  • Georeferencing: APX-15 El UAV PPK (upgradeable to DG)


  • mdCockpit
  • POSPac UAV PPK (upgradeable to DG)
Technical Specifications:

Solution Take off Weight (TOW):

12373 g

System Operation Temperature:

-10 °C up to 50 °C

Flight ParametersArea Covered (@120m ) (1)198 ac (80 ha)
Camera model (2)Sony RX1R II
Imagery formatRAW + JPEG
G.S.D. cm/pixel (@120 m)1.6 cm
G.C.P.Yes: 1 – 3 GCPs, depending on application
Overlaps (front/side)80% / 40%
Post-Processing   MethodOptimized aerial triangulation using GNSS-Inertial solution
PositionHigh precision GNSS
Accuracy1 – 3 GSD (X,Y) and 3 – 5 GSD (Z)
  • Only 1-3 GCPs needed
  • Efficient flight planning - cover greater areas
  • Efficient post-processing
  • Enables area mapping

(1) Actual project completion times may vary based on desired surface coverage, altitude own, drone speed, desired mapping accuracy, and post processing methods.
(2) The current camera models are listed. These may be replaced by equivalent or better cameras depending on availability from the manufacturer.