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Posted on June 4th, 2019

Featured Product – AW3D Standard: A 5-meter Global Coverage DEM

In conjunction with our new partner, NTT DATA, we are now able to offer 5-meter AW3D Standard DEM products from an archive covering more than 80% of the world. As an added bonus, you are able to search for AW3D in Image Hunter, making this DEM extremely fast to query, order and deliver.

A Standard Level 2 5-m AW3D DSM sample from Chiba, Japan. (Data Courtesy: NTT DATA)

Produced from an archive of more than 3 million ALOS stereo images, AW3D Standard can be delivered as both a 5-m digital surface model (DSM) or a 5-m digital terrain model (DTM). With delivery times of 4 weeks or less (even for a DSM), there is no elevation model on the market with a quicker delivery time.

Here are a few of the crucial product specifications of AW3D Standard:

Resolution: 5-m
Date of Images Used: 2006 to 2011
Horizontal and Vertical Accuracy: 5-m LC90 and LE90
Product Levels: level 1 DSM (raw data); level 2 DSM (voids infilled); level 2 DSM (standard); level 3 DTM
Average Delivery Time: 1 to 3 weeks
Pricing: email us for your price list!

To find out how AW3D can help with your next project or to get a new DEM price list, email us anytime at

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