Becoming A Commercial Drone Pilot

By |2019-01-19T12:52:18+01:00June 20th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Becoming A Commercial Drone Pilot

There are many important factors in becoming a commercial drone pilot.  Drone Safe Register (DSR) breaks down the process and gives you their take on these considerations. Getting Qualified The use of drones is regulated by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). Anyone using a drone for ‘aerial commercial work’ needs operating permission from the CAA. This must be renewed annually and is known as Permission for Aerial work document (CAA PFAW). The UK drone industry is expanding fast with approximately 1700 trained and qualified UAV pilots. Estimates of the number of drone pilots using their UAV’s [...]