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THE LEADER IN AIRBORNE RESEARCH

Making the world a better place, from the sky down



Robust, efficient, and cost-effective solutions for leak detection,
emissions quantification, and atmospheric research.

MULTI-LEVEL RESEARCH PLATFORMS

With our fleet of manned aircraft, UAVs, and a mobile laboratory, Scientific Aviation has you covered, from the surface to the sky.

APPLICATIONS FOR RESEARCH & INDUSTRY

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This is what we do best

Scientific Aviation is leading the way in developing the latest methods and technologies in airborne atmospheric measurements. We are a proven and trusted provider for fast, accurate, and cost-effective solutions for leak detection, emissions quantification, air quality research, and more.

FAA CERTIFIED AIRCRAFT

All of our manned aircraft are fully FAA certified and approved for low-altitude flying.

EXPERTISE

We are a scientific measurement company designed and built by scientists with extensive experience in the research field.

ACCURATE RESULTS

Emissions quantification of regional and point-sources accurate to within 10 – 15%. 

RAPID TURNAROUND

Long analysis times can mean loss of assets and lost revenues. We can supply same-day results.

Our Clients

We work with federal, state, and local governments agencies, NGOs, universities, private industry, and international organizations

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Towards Reconciliation of Methane Emissions Estimates

Coordinated study takes important steps towards reconciling methane emissions estimates in an oil and gas basin   In 2015, Scientific Aviation participated in a “first-of-its-kind” field campaign that brought together[…]

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Why Methane Matters

Why Methane Matters Have you ever noticed what happens to your cup of hot chocolate when you walk away?  It cools down, right?  Similarly, everything in the universe does the[…]

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