This automatic landing/takeoff and charging station provides a fully integrated UAV solution. This system was developed for robust repetitive and periodical monitoring or inspection missions. This ground station includes balanced battery charging and air-flow surface conditioning features. Multiple camera's allow for continuous monitoring from within the station. The Air-GS1 acts furthermore as a communication and control gateway with the UAV. A tablet application provides remote and full control over all features. This Includes dynamic path planning, advanced fencing, failsafe landing, inspection patterns, simplified control and video streaming.