Aerial Mapping


About Us


Blue Skies Consulting is a certified woman-owned small business based at the Belen Alexander Airport (E80) in Belen, NM. Our quality management system is ISO 9001: 2008 certified.

We are New Mexico's premier provider of digital photogrammetric and remote sensing data. We specialize in aerial photography for mapping and surveying applications.

We provide aerial film scanning services using the latest Wehrli and Associates, Inc. photogrammatic scanner in our environmentally controlled scanning facility.




02 May 2014

64794Y is ready to fly


Repairs, upgrades, system integration, and flight testing has been completed after a six month overhaul of Blue Skies third aircraft, a newly acquired Cessna T210 N model.


25 April 2014

Blue Skies awarded call signs by the FAA


Blue Skies has been awarded the call sign MAPR (pronounced mapper) for communication with air traffic control facilities. Blue Skies aircraft will be known as MAPR 1, MAPR 2, and MAPR 3.

21 March 2014

Blue Skies purchases new RC30 aerial film camera


Blue skies purchased the last new RC30 aerial film camera system from Leica Geosystems. According to Leica, our new RC30 aerial camera is one of the top five cameras in the United States for lens resolving power. During calibration, the USGS Optical Science Laboratory measured the cameras area-weighted average resolution at 117. Click here for the calibration report.

25 FEBRUARY 2014

Blue Skies maintains ISO 9001:2008 certification through April 30th, 2017


Blue Skies continues to maintain its quality management system to the current ISO standard, which is now ISO 9001:2008. Blue Skies has maintained ISO certification for its aerial mapping services since September 2005.

02 JANUARY 2014

New Mexico Rural Imagery Program


Blue Skies now offers 15-cm GSD digital aerial imagery, suitable for both mapping in stereo coverage and for orthophoto production of rural areas.


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