Posts with tag: "Airport"
Fort Worth at 12,000ft
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Fort Worth at 12,000ft

 In late 2013 we got a call from the City of Fort Worth, Texas asking about providing vertical photography of the Spinks Airport and Meacham Airport. While we've shot numerous vertical images in the past, they've always been relatively small/contained properties. But in this case, both airports would require a field of view of more than 13,000ft x 8,000ft...something our equipment couldn't handle. What to do?After running the numbers and making a few phone calls, we paired up with a local company which operates a commercial Cessna T210 Centurion, which sports a retractable landing gear, no wing strut, and a big engine. This new aircraft would allow us a wonderful field of view and ...