(VAP) Victoria Air Photos and Survey
Professional UAV/Drone Aircraft Photography and Innovations Victoria BC.

Transport Canada Certified
PHONE: 250.883.4229
TEXT: 250.507.6421

Victoria Air Photos and Survey Rate Sheet

Aerial Survey Service Victoria BC

At Victoria Air Photos and Surveys, our goal is fair and honest pricing with safe and pro service. Our rates include $5 million dollars of liability insurance to protect our customers.

Profesional service and satisfaction is guaranteed :-)

Please call 250 883 4229 or 
email straightline8@gmail.com for a free quote.


 RPAS Service Rate List:

  • Basic RPAS service:  $175/hr (professional RPAS service including certified and approved UAV pilot, aircraft, and ground station equipment) 4 Hour min
  • RPAS Service: .... (with new DJI "Inspire V2", P4P multi-rotors at 4K video 21 MP stills) $175 per hour
  • Basic Real Estate Package: $275 (5 exterior shots edited) 
  • UAV Pro Package: $475.00: (up to 20 stills and video)
  • Deluxe Real Estate Package $675: (Includes interior and exterior features in edited movie
  • presentation. Final movie cut and edited and delivered with 15 pro edited stil) 
  • Marine/Yacht Air Photos:   $175/hour (Min 2 hours)
  • 3D Mapping and Survey/DSM:   $175 per hour (4 hr min)
  • Banner Towing: $225 per hour (3.5' by 5.5' max size sign) min 4 hrs
  • Additional crew:  $85/hr (additional ground crew personnel, UAV pilot, or ground observer)


***NEW** VAP now offers financing and monthly plans for training.


  • RPAS 101:  $775 +gst or $69/month for 1 year
  • RPAS 200: $875 +gst or $75 /month for 12 months (2 Full Days of advanced UAV flight training )
  • RPAS 101 & 200 Cost: $1600 + gst or  $144/month for 12 months
  • New Hybrid RPAS 101 (online and in-class sessions):  TBA
  • 1 Day RPAS Flight Workshop: $275 +gst

Other Services

  • Post Editing: (PS, image enhancement, cropping, photo control, etc)  $99/Hour min 2 hrs
  • 5 million liability insurance policy included on all UAV/drone flights. (Copy of SFOC and Insurance certificates upon request)  Additional insured subject to fees
  • UAV/UAS Specific 1 on 1 private flight instruction & training Rates: $95 per hour.

 Prompt payment is appreciated. Secured payment is required for service after or before UAS service is completed unless otherwise agreed in writing. Thank you.


Other notes on fees


  • Pro Inspire 1 Pilot Victoria BCNo Fuel Sur Charge (on local, CRD call outs)
  • All rates subject to GST at 5%
  • All rates include full insurance and liability coverage for workers.
  • Rates and charges are negotiable based on the scale of job, demographics and hours required on a case by case basis. 
  • Travel time charges can apply on non local call outs
  • Free estimates for RPAS services within Greater Victoria, BC are offered on case by case basis.


For more information on rates or UAV services, please contact David Carlos at 250 883 4229 or email at straightline8@gmail.com

David Carlos O/O Professional UAV Photo Services www.victoriaairphotos.com  

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