Austrian Competences in Aeronautics Technology


RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems is an international leader in research, development and production of laser scanners and laser scanning systems for surveying. Sales, training, support and services are provided by RIEGL's Austrian headquarters in Horn and offices in Vienna, Salzburg, and Styria, international main offices in the USA, Japan, and in China, and a worldwide network of distribution partners.

Technologies and competences

Based on innovative Waveform-LiDAR technology, RIEGL’s hard- and software products are used worldwide in terrestrial, industrial, mobile, bathymetric, airborne and UAS-based applications. The resulting geospatial point cloud data excels in density, accuracy, and high precision. RIEGL’s high performance UAV RiCOPTER is a fully integrated carrying platform for professional use in challenging environments.

Fields of Activity Research Development Production
Aircraft (complete)
Aircraft structures and parts      
Cabin interiors and furnishing (incl. cargo hold)      
Materials and manufacturing technologies      
Cockpit equipment and aircraft electronics      
Air traffic infrastructure and air traffic control applications      
Ground test and training equipment      
Airport infrastructure      

Products and services in aviation

  • RIEGL VQ-1560i Dual Channel Airborne Mapping System
  • RIEGL VP-1 Helicopter Pod for airborne laser scanning
  • RiCOPTER fully integrated turnkey solution for UAS surveying missions
  • UAV-based LiDAR Sensors for survey-grade LiDAR performance from sUAS

RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems GmbH

Riedenburgstrasse 48
3580 Horn, Austria
+43 2982 4211


Michael Mayer

Economic data

Employees 50 - 250
Turnover > 10 M€
Export quota aviation 98 %
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Last update: 2017-02-24