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Aerial Photographs (from AMES Pilot Land Data System); USGS EDC, Sioux Falls

Abstract: The aerial photography inventoried by the Pilot Land Data System
(PLDS) at NASA AMES Research Center has been transferred to the USGS
EROS Data Center. The photos were obtained from cameras mounted on
high and medium altitude aircraft based at the NASA Ames Research
Center. Several cameras with varying focal lengths, lenses and film
formats are used, but the Wild RC-10 camera with a focal ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 20.0   E: -60.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Aircraft Ancillary Description
Cameras Ancillary Description
Use Constraints There is no guarantee of warranty concerning the accuracy of these data. Users should be aware that temporal changes may have occurred since the data was collected and that some parts of these data may no longer represent actual surface conditions. Users should not use these data for critical applications without a full awareness of their limitations. Acknowledgement of the originating agencies would be appreciated in products derived from these data. Any user who modifies the data set is obligated to describe the types of modifications they perform. User specifically agrees not to misrepresent the data set, nor to imply that changes made were approved or endorsed by the U.S. Geological Survey. Please refer to for the USGS disclaimer.
Data Center
Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 605-594-6151, 800-252-4547
Fax: 605-594-6589
Email: lta at
Contact Address:
LTA Customer Services
U.S. Geological Survey
EROS Center
47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
Phone: 650-604-3598
Email: jmyers at
Contact Address:
Mail Stop 240-6
NASA/Ames Research Center
City: Moffett Field
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94035
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-25