28 02, 2018

How freezing weather affects drone operators

By |2019-03-19T21:19:25+01:00February 28th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The beast from the east has brought the stark reminder that the effects of climate change are in fact a tangible and real thing. The weather does affect drone operation. Temperatures this week dropped below -5 in Bristol, and -3 in London, meanwhile a balmy -10 in Liverpool. With all the snow in the air and on the ground, this may have meant that DSR pilots may have struggled to get their aircrafts flying in the air safely. Here’s how freezing weather affects drones (and their pilots!) Pilots fingers get cold fast, drone pilots like to [...]

23 02, 2018

Drone Inspection in the UK

By |2019-02-09T11:53:39+01:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones have become a valuable tool in the construction, insurance and energy industries. As well as being used for surveying and planning, they have revolutionised the way inspections of hard to reach places are carried out. Forget about helicopters, scaffolding and ladders – a drone can be in the air within minutes and capture high resolution photographs and video footage. A drone inspection in the UK costs from around £300, and this is a huge cost saving over other methods. It can also be safer if carried out by a qualified, CAA approved drone pilot – [...]

22 02, 2018

Instant Drone Hire Quotes – Hire Commercial Drone Pilots

By |2019-03-19T21:17:39+01:00February 22nd, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

A handy guide to get the most out of the DSR Instant Quote. Instant quote is easily accessible at the top of every Drone Safe Register webpage. Consider bookmarking it for quick and easy access! Obviously, we need to know who we are talking to! It's important we know who pilots are talking to as in larger organisations, pilots calling in could be mistaken for cold callers or telemarketers. Date Required Putting the soonest date you need the service carrying out is best; our pilots need time to plan flights and ensure that all the legal tick-boxes are complete. In [...]

19 02, 2018

The UK economy is starting to take drone tech very seriously

By |2019-01-23T18:01:06+01:00February 19th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The best uses of drones are those that everyone can benefit from, and the UK economy is starting to take drone tech really seriously – movers and shakers in a range of industries are seeing the benefits of Drones ever more each day. Gone are the days when the benefits need demonstration – now we have a wealth of knowledge, a rapidly growing industry and plenty of experience across the DSR network. If you don’t know who your local pilot is, make contact and find out what they can do for your business – a ‘flying [...]

16 02, 2018

Drone Survey Cost UK

By |2019-03-19T21:19:25+01:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Drones are revolutionising the way surveys are carried out. They are used in everything from town planning and major construction projects down to individual roof inspections of a single property. The advantages of a drone survey include –   Aerial views can take in the whole picture – literally Drone surveys can be carried out without ladders, scaffolding or other equipment Specialist software mean aerial drone images can be used for 3-D modelling and other sophisticated analysis Drone surveys can be completed very quickly, so time and money are saved   So how much does a drone survey cost in [...]

16 02, 2018

How much does drone photography cost?

By |2019-03-19T21:19:25+01:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Aerial pictures from a drone are fantastic for properties, hotels, golf clubs and many other subjects. The view from above gives a unique perspective and can look spectacular. But how much does drone photography cost? There are really two answers to this question, and it depends on whether you want to use a safe, legal, professional or take a chance with a cowboy operator. A hobbyist who decides to make some cash on the side with his drone may be willing to take some drone shots for as little as £50-£100, but you should think very carefully before hiring one. [...]

14 02, 2018

Hiring a Drone Wedding Photographer

By |2019-01-23T10:36:36+01:00February 14th, 2018|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re planning a wedding, you may be wondering if you should hire a drone wedding photographer? Some wedding photographers are starting to use drones, but most prefer to concentrate on their traditional work. If a photographer does offer to take some drone shots of your wedding, it’s essential that you check they have approval from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and that they have the correct insurance cover. At Drone Safe Register, we have a national network of CAA approved drone pilots, and we can supply a professional to cover your wedding. Hiring someone without [...]

4 02, 2018

The largest selection of UK CAA approved drone operators

By |2019-03-19T21:19:25+01:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

The largest selection of UK CAA approved drone operators Who is your local CAA approved Drone operator? Drones are helping businesses save time, money and operate safer in the workplace. More properties will be inspected in 2018.  More homes will be marketed using drones, acres of land will be mapped and surveyed. We’ll also see more drones pushing the creative boundaries on our TV screens. The benefits that drones are already bringing to UK businesses is staggering.  Drone usage is expanding into new markets rapidly and the story has only just begun. Welcome to the largest selection of CAA approved drone operators for hire within the UK.  Visit Our Website The most comprehensive coverage 365 [...]

4 02, 2018

Drone Safe Register – The UK’s leading drone hire website newsletter

By |2019-01-26T12:27:02+01:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DRONE SAFE REGISTER™ This week Drone Safe Register™ (DSR) updates on the following news... Message from DSR founder Mark Boyt  DSR hires new director of safety DSR's new website launching soon  Changes to membership fees DSR's 'Keep it legal in 2018' videos launched DSR's Insurance partnership DSR's Training partnership DSR's Pro Membership benefits listed New DSR member resources released Message from Mark It’s been a very busy two years for Drone Safe Register™ (DSR).  In that time, we have grown to be the UK’s largest, professional network of CAA approved commercial drone operators.  The commercial drone industry is still in [...]