MIL Price List

Please note:  these services are generally free for UC users. 

Payment information can be found here.

AIRS Research Fees

Aerial photographs are delivered under the terms of this license.

 Research OptionsFees

Decade research package
One flight per decade. Electronic delivery of scanned and cropped images

$30 + $10 per frame

Custom research
A report of imagery available in our collection. A typical request takes 2 hours. Includes a viewing.

$45 / hour

Onsite research assistance
Visit MIL and receive assistance from our staff locating photography covering your AOI. Includes a viewing.


Aerial photo viewing
Visit MIL to view imagery that you have pre-selected.

Cancellation fee
Onsite research appointments must be cancelled by 5 pm the day before the appointment to avoid a cancellation fee


Aerial Photo Reproduction Fees

Aerial photographs are delivered under the terms of this license.

Reproduction processing fee (one fee per transaction)
Waived for custom research and onsite research assistance. 
Fee covers
verification of request and bill processing.


Standard digital image
A full-frame 9" x 9" image scanned at 600 ppi


Oversize digital image (larger than 9" x 9")
A full-frame image scanned at 600 ppi


High resolution scans
Any resolution higher than 600 ppi


Oversize high resolution scans (larger than 9" x 9")
Any higher resolution than 600 ppi

Release fee for photographic reproduction
For images sent to Pacific Western Aerial Surveys


Orders of 50 frames or more will receive a 20% discount.

 Other Fees

Standard sheet map scanning*
MIL items smaller than 11" x 18"
Oversize sheet map scanning*
MIL items up to 42 inches wide can be scanned at up to 300 ppi
Any publication – in print or on the Web - of materials to which the U.C. Regents hold rights must be pre-approved by the Department Head. A signed agreement is required for reproduction of aerial photography for which the UC Regents hold copyright or reproduction rights.
$200 per item

* MIL does not provide scanning of personal materials.  We provide digital copies of items in our collection for personal use and study.