Experience the Quality and Accuracy of the WorldDEM™

WorldDEM™ Sample Data now Available for Evaluation and Testing
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Airbus Defence and Space provides intermediate Digital Elevation Models - for customers to perform a detailed assessment of the suitability of WorldDEM™ data for varied applications.
The sample data also facilitates the testing of the DEM product in the data users’ data management environment.

DEMs Illustrate Diverse Geographical Features

The intermediate WorldDEM™ samples indicate the quality and level of detail of the final WorldDEM™ product and are now available for

The intermediate DEMs feature two different variants: the basic Digital Surface Model (DSM), which includes the heights of all natural and man-made objects, and the DSM hydro, where water body features derived from the radar data are extracted and edited. Five Quality Layers provide information on the data source and the production. These product variants and quality layers will constitute the core WorldDEM™ product offering. In the near future this offering will be complemented by a Digital Terrain Model and additional derived products.

Upon evaluation of the sample data, Airbus Defence and Space invites you to provide feedback on the data quality.
The comments will support the enhancement of the WorldDEM™ offering and services.

WorldDEM™ - Buraydah, Saudi Arabia

Buraydah, Saudi Arabia

This intermediate DEM of the Al-Qassim Province in North-Central Saudi Arabia shows a desert area with agricultural infrastructure (fruit and wheat production). The topography is characterised by moderate terrain with elevation ranging from 576m to 737m and a few man-made water reservoirs.

Download Buraydah Sample DEM

WorldDEM™ - Mjosa Lake, Norway

Mjosa Lake, Norway

This WorldDEM™ sample shows the Eyre Peninsula with the city Port Lincoln in South Australia, Australia. The triangular peninsula is bordered in the East by Spencer Gulf, the West by the Great Australian Bight and in the North by the Gawler Rangers. The landscape shows a moderate terrain with agriculture infrastructure, mining and aquaculture and an elevation range from 0 to 426m. The Southern part is dominated by large coastal areas with sheltered water and beaches.

Download Mjosa Lake Sample DEM

WorldDEM™ - Wagga Wagga, Australia

Wagga Wagga, Australia

The intermediate DEM shows an agricultural area South of the city of Wagga Wagga in New South Wales, Australia. The sample data set covers moderate terrain with a larger reservoir, a few lakes, a river and an elevation range from 137m to 922m. This intermediate DEM also details the Woomargama state forest and the village of Holbrook.

Download Wagga Wagga Sample DEM 

Airbus Defence and Space can make further intermediate DEMs available upon request.

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We are keen to hear from you if you have downloaded and evaluated one of the WorldDEM™ sample data sets. Please share your thoughts and experiences with us using the easy-to-complete online feedback form.
This will help us to further enhance the future WorldDEM™ product offering. We look forward to your feedback!