Global Aerial Mapping/Modeling Technology & Expertise

Enabling Better Business Decisions From High Resolution Aerial Imagery

Our Past

Established in 2004 by GIS and electro-optic technology veterans as an aerial mapping service provider, Icaros has continually evolved and expanded our solutions by developing and pioneering the use of new aerial sensors and photogrammetric processing techniques.

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Today, we are not just an aerial mapping company. We are a comprehensive aerial geospatial solutions provider, offering state-of-the-art remote sensing technology products, photogrammetry software products, image data acquisition and processing services, analytic services and training to clients worldwide.  Icaros’ mission is to help companies, organizations, and government agencies make better decisions using current and accurate aerial geospatial information delivered in a flexible and actionable format.

In a world of rapidly changing environments and technologies, we lead the way towards finding new and creative solutions to challenges our customers face. Icaros’ solutions make aerial geospatial information useful and accessible to a wide array of clients, at price points that enable innovative new applications.

Our aerial remote sensing, mapping and GIS services provide clients with tailored solutions to support a wide range of land-use and natural resource management applications. We offer rapid turn-around and accurate processing of high-quality, large-scale precision imagery, aerial surveys, ortho-photography, digital terrain models, digital surface models and 3D models across multiple bands of the electromagnetic spectrum. Icaros also manufactures comprehensive mapping and surveillance solutions for the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) industry.

The Customers We Serve

Private sector customers include some of the largest organizations worldwide working in precision agriculture, forestry, energy and strip mining. Public sector customers include national government agencies, global NGOs and supporting companies involved in homeland security, surveillance & emergency management, aircraft flight training/simulation and military mission planning.

Meaningful Partnerships

Icaros has a strong partnership with Harris Geospatial Solutions, who resell our OneButton software product line. The combination of Icaros OneButton and Harris’ ENVI provides customers with a complete and continuous workflow for processing images collected from manned and unmanned aircraft into accurate georeferenced 2D & 3D maps and models, and producing application-specific analytics to solve challenging problems related to everything from agriculture and forestry to utilities and city planning.

As an Esri Silver Tier Partner, Icaros provides products and services that leverage ArcGIS software, extending imagery processing and analysis tools for Esri users.

Trademarks provided under license from Esri.

Icaros is an active ASPRS Sustaining Member, continuously contributing to academic articles about innovative photogrammetric techniques in the Point of Beginning (POB) magazine, and presenting at ASPRS conferences.

As a MAPPS (Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors) Member Firm, Icaros lives and operates by the MAPPS Code of Ethics.