Airborne Maps are a small local business based in Albany, in the Great Southern region of Western Australia. It is a partnership between Peter Banyard and Steve Ayling, bringing together their Spatial Sciences knowledge and practical work-life experience. Both Peter and Steve have a wealth of experience with a suite of software applications, they are proficient with spatial data acquisition, manipulation, and integration.

A bit more about…

Peter Banyard

ReOC, Chief Controller, GIS & Research Forester

Pete has worked in the forestry industry for over 20 years where he is  employed as a GIS/Research Forester. He is an experienced drone pilot with more than 600 commercial flight missions logged. Pete is currently endorsed by CASA to fly multirotor and fixed-wing drones. 

Peter is a member of the Australian Association for Unmanned Systems


Steve Ayling

RePL, Surveyor, GIS Analyst

Steve has worked as an Authorised Mine Surveyor for a large part of his professional working life. He has a post graduate in GIS, and it is in this field where he also works as a GIS Specialist to bushfire management consultancies. Steve holds a CASA certified Remote Pilots Licence.

Steve is a member of the Surveying and Spatial Science Institute