What is LAS file?
The LAS file extension is given to files that were used in the LIDAR Data Exchange format. It was designed by the European Space Agency and used with Sentinel-2 satellite data. The file contains information that allows the user to view 3D point cloud data, extract point clouds, and transform geo-spatial features into other coordinates.
LAS Format details
|Full Name||LIDAR Data Exchange Format|
Software, that convert LAS files
The easiest way to convert a LAS file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle LAS files. Open your LAS file with one of them and save in another file format.
- Global Mapper
- FME Desktop