Lidar is the an acronym to light detection and ranging. Lidar uses billions of reflected light beams to map the topography. In Malaysia, Lidar is already been used for many applications mainly in transportation, disaster management, hydrology and telecommunications utilities. Lidar airborne survey is more preferable that other conventional method because it is faster, accurate (can reach 0.2m spatial resolution), and economical when large areas need to be covered.There are fews noticeable Malaysia remote sensing companies that doing Lidar airborne survey, which are:
1. AAM Group
2. Airborne Informatics Sdn Bhd
3. Ground Data Solutions Sdn Bhd
Feel free to drop your comment here if you know other lidar company that operate in Malaysia.