1. Digital photo equipment:

1.1. Land usage and deposits development control:

  • defining objects position in regime zones;
  • finding and stock-taking of the places of natural resources development;
  • estimation of the condition of open air excavations;
  • visual estimation of the condition of grounds for solid domestic wastes;
  • revealing illegal wastes disposal areas;
  • allocating economic activity areas of different kind;
  • finding top-soil damages (erosion, salinizatio);
  • defining causes and proportions of land devastation.

1.2. Water bodies condition control

  • spotting pollutants discharging;
  • finding zones and causes of oil pollution;
  • detecting violations of a protected water zone regime;
  • estimating the condition of water-purifying facilities: settling-basins, etc.
  • control over the condition of water bodies banks, spotting bank destructions;
  • spotting flooded areas;
  • estimating spawning areas condition, detecting poaching;
  • defining the structure of water and marshes areas;
  • defining the structure and condition of water and marshes vegetation.

1.3. Flora and Fauna condition control, including:

  • anti-fire aviation patrolling;
  • felling works control;
  • monitoring of woods pathology;
  • observable damage to vegetation;
  • allocating forest covered areas, revealing biotopes on the lands of State forest reserves;
  • maintaining records of number, habitats and migration ways of animal world representatives;
  • estimation of integrity and functional effectiveness of forest belts (in winter).

2. Equipment of infrared spectrum range:

  • control over the condition of oil and gas pipelines and heat supply mains;
  • revealing and controlling pollutants and heat discharges into the atmosphere and water bodies;
  • allocating territories polluted with oil derivatives;
  • spotting leakages and incuts in the water supply mains;
  • revealing pollution of surface water bodies with oil derivatives;
  • control over water consumption during melioration;
  • revealing concealed sources of pollutants discharges into water;
  • revealing lands extra saturated with water, salinized or eroded;
  • spotting woods and peat bog fires in the dense smoke conditions;
  • revealing concealed damages to woods vegetation.

3. Ionizing radiation measuring equipment:

  • air survey of territories for gamma radiation fields near land surface;
  • estimating the amount of radionuclids in the soil;
  • control over radiation situation at nuclear power objects;
  • tracing spread of radioactive wastes in the atmosphere.

4. Technical video recording:

  • visualization of controlled objects and of detected order violations, time and cartographic data provided.

Additional equipment: navigation system GPS, radio and telemetric communication systems, geoinformation system of ecological monitoring or of comprehensive territorial register of natural resources; land-based data processing complex; control system.

* Italicized are the tasks performed by the aviation complex for the State control purposes