School of GeoSciences


The facility contributes to a number of teaching programs at undergraduate and Masters level, provides equipment and training for field-courses, as well as supporting numerous PhD projects.

We currently provide contributions to the following taught courses:


  • Land-Atmosphere Interactions (EES)
  • Current issues in ecological and environmental sciences (EES)
  • Research Methods and transferable skills (Earth Science)


  • Principles and Practices of remote sensing (GIS & EO)
  • Passive Earth Observation (GIS & EG)

We are also very acctive in supporting dissertation work at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Please contact us if you would like to incorporate airborne data within your student projects.

staff and students at the airport
A number of taught courses are supported by the facility. Wherever possible we like to bring students to the airport to engage directly with the aircraft, sensors and unmanned systems.