30 12, 2015

WHEN THE CLOCK STRIKES TWELVE

By |2019-02-15T13:56:14+01:00December 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on WHEN THE CLOCK STRIKES TWELVE

WHEN THE CLOCK STRIKES TWELVE We hope you had a great Christmas and enjoyed some quality time with your families during this festive period. We just wanted to remind you that our fixed membership for life is ending tomorrow which is the 31st December 2015. 2016 is set to be a huge year for the industry and we feel it is important that you are easily found once members of the public start seeking the services of professional & legal UAV pilots again. Membership is just £99 for 12mths. DSR is the UK's only marketed register for professionals. A very happy new year from Drone Safe Register [...]

27 12, 2015

Wedding Drone Hire – 2016 The Year Of The Wedding Dronie

By |2019-01-23T10:25:28+01:00December 27th, 2015|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hiring a wedding drone is a unique way to capture your special day in style.  2016 will see a massive increase of happy couples looking to hire a drone and it is very important that they have the peace of mind that comes from hiring a legal, safe and insured pilot. Drone Safe Register has a network of highly skilled and trained drone pilots to capture the images you require safely from the sky.  Each of them has the necessary paperwork from the CAA and insurance that allow them to operate commercially.  You can search for your nearest [...]

27 12, 2015

Drone Safe Register – Sneak Peak January Newsletter

By |2019-01-18T12:28:03+01:00December 27th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Welcome To Drone Safe Register…The UK’s most visited website for Drone Hire.    Since our launch in November 2015 we have been extensively promoting our members, 2016 will see even more events filmed by UAV’s than ever before. You will be found by joining DSR.  2016 is set to be a very exciting year for the industry. Industry pundits are applauding the reach and awareness that we have gained over the last eight weeks, and cannot understand how we can be covering our costs.  The simple truth is we are committed to our five year plan of promoting the [...]

23 12, 2015

SLALOM SKI DRONE CRASH – STATEMENT FROM INFRONT SPORTS MEDIA

By |2019-01-18T12:03:36+01:00December 23rd, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Statement - FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Slalom Race - 22 December 2015 During the slalom race of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in Madonna di Campiglio/Italy in the evening of 22 December 2015, an unmanned drone carrying a broadcast camera crashed to the snow during the second run of Austrian ski racer Marcel Hirscher.We are extremely relieved that apparently none was hurt. At the same time, this incident is being taken‎ very serious and the circumstances leading to it are currently being examined. An update will be provided as soon as secured information is available. [...]

20 12, 2015

Merry Christmas From Drone Safe Register

By |2019-01-18T11:36:17+01:00December 20th, 2015|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Merry Christmas from Drone Safe Register - this is an end of year reminder that all UAV professionals that sign up with DSR will have their membership fee fixed for life if you join by the 31st December 2015. DSR understands that December can be a quiet time within the industry due to high winds and unpredictable weather but 2016 is set to be a record breaking year for members of the public looking for drone hire companies. We have been very busy marketing in the background and DSR is now proudly the most [...]

16 12, 2015

Drone Safe Register Welcome Droneflight Ltd

By |2019-01-18T11:21:48+01:00December 16th, 2015|Categories: Members|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register are delighted to welcome Droneflight into our membership. Droneflight Ltd are UAV specialists who have several pilots with Permission for Aerial Work within the UK.  Services also includes night flying.  They operate several professional platforms including the DJI s900, DJI s1000 and the Aerialtronics Zenith. As well as their filming services, they also offer inspection work, surveying and 3D modelling.  For added peace of mind they also have £10m public liability insurance. Become a DSR Member

15 12, 2015

CBBC Airmaggedon announced

By |2019-01-18T11:01:47+01:00December 15th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

BBC TV channel CBBC has commissioned DHX Media to produce two new seasons of a new drone-based battle format named Airmaggedon. From Steve Carsey (the creator of Robot Wars) comes Airmaggedon - a children's TV programme that pits drones against each other in the Airena. CBBC’s Cheryl Taylor commissioned the show, with Hugh Lawton executive producing for the channel.   'Airmageddon is going to be a high octane entertainment extravaganza testing our young contestants to the limit as they battle to determine which team can claim ultimate mastery of daring drone-control skills' said Taylor. Airmaggedon will premiere early next year and we're already excited [...]

14 12, 2015

Drone Crashes in UK Prisons as Inmates try to smuggle in Contraband

By |2019-01-17T19:35:36+01:00December 14th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The number of drones crashing inside prison grounds has increased as inmates try to flog contraband during the festive season. Eight prisons reported a total of nine drone crashes in October, including at Wandsworth, Sutton and Wormwood Scrubs.  The data, released under a Freedom of Information request by The Mirror, revealed most of the drones were carrying drugs and mobile phones, which can fetch up to £1,000 if sold on inside prison. No incidents involving drones were reported up to April 2014, but it was reported 28 have since been recovered from jails in England and Wales. Glyn Travis, from [...]

12 12, 2015

Watch Japan’s Police Drone Catch a Quadcopter

By |2019-02-01T10:43:43+01:00December 12th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Tokyo Police launched their anti drone catcher squad, a team designed to enforce new rules banning drones from urban areas. To stop reckless pilots with drones, they have developed a big net-wielding drone of their own.  It is built to catch the offending craft in the act by trapping it within a net and gently bringing it down to the ground.  Here's some footage of it being tested to catch a 'rogue drone'.

12 12, 2015

Hire a Drone – UK Drone Operators Found Easily.

By |2019-01-17T19:22:34+01:00December 12th, 2015|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you're looking to hire a drone to carry out aerial work, then you can rely on the quality of the UAV pilots listed on the Drone Safe Register. All Drone Safe Register members are qualified and insured to carry out your needs professionally and safely. Search for a Local Pilot

12 12, 2015

Footage shows Illegal Drone Flight over Lincoln

By |2019-01-17T19:14:52+01:00December 12th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

YouTube footage has emerged showing an "incredibly irresponsible" drone flight over a city.  Police have previously released an image of the drone pilot in an attempt to trace him, as they believe the flight may have been illegal. The footage was filmed from the drone as it flew over Lincoln, which is close to two RAF bases.  Flying within 150 metres of a congested areas is illegal unless permission is given by the Civil Aviation Authority and this is the first time that the Police force have issued such a request with regard to a UAV operator. Illegal operators, [...]

10 12, 2015

DSR is well on track to educate 600,000 Facebook users!

By |2019-01-17T19:14:31+01:00December 10th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DSR is the UK's first and only marketed website for Legal UAV operators. All our members go through a strict vetting process to ensure they have current CAA permissions and valid insurance. We are proud to be the only UK register with this type of process to give complete piece of mind when hiring one of our UAV professionals. DSR have also been very busy spreading our message of the importance of working with legal and qualified drone operators through working with schools, appearing and public events and creating regular social media posts.  We are also [...]

10 12, 2015

Working to Stamp Out Illegal Drone Operators in the UK and Ireland

By |2019-01-17T19:14:18+01:00December 10th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Since we launched the Drone Safe Register in November 2015, the most common feedback we have received is that the general public was simply unaware that it was illegal for pilots to operate commercially without the relevant CAA permissions and insurances. Our aim is to be so much more than just another directory site getting lost in the world wide web.  We are taking our responsibility as licensed pilots very seriously and we're planning to spend 2016 educating the general public on the importance of only working with legal drone operators.  We will be working with schools, [...]