24 09, 2019

ALL commercial Drone Pilots have to take online test and register their drones before the end of November 2019.

By |2019-10-27T20:16:55+00:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: CAA, EASA, News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Reminder. ALL PfCO holders have to take online test and register their drone before November 30, 2019 The compulsory online Drone Registration and test for UAV operators and pilots comes into force on November 30, 2019, with a £1,000 fine if you do not comply. The online test and Register My Drone will be available from October 1, 2019. The regulations apply to UAVs weighing between 250g and 20kg that are used outdoors. Although commercial UAV operators and pilots have spent thousands of pounds on CAA fees, ground schools and flight tests, undertaken specialist training such as mapping, inspection [...]

26 07, 2019

CAA Drone Registration Count Down

By |2019-11-06T01:44:15+00:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: EASA|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

CAA Drone Registration Count Down In 2018, the Government decided that there was a need for a drone registration scheme to be put in place.  As companion to this, a competency test pass would also be required in order to legally fly a drone in the UK. Register with us HERE Purchase Drone Operator ID Stickers HERE These requirements apply to all drone users, including leisure flyers and run in addition to the procedure that pilots must follow in order to obtain CAA Permission for Commercial Operation. The CAA launched an [...]

15 07, 2019

Understanding EASA Drone Regulations – Categories and Classes – Part 2

By |2019-07-14T13:43:59+00:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: CAA, EASA, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Understanding EASA Drone Regulations Categories and Classes – Part 2 EASA regulations have been developed to allow free circulation of drones within Europe and apply clear and comprehensive safety standards to the field of unmanned aerial systems. They become applicable in the UK on July 1st 2020.  This blog series looks at separate aspects of the upcoming changes. In this post, we’re going to take a look at the new categories for drone operation and classes of drone. There will be three categories of drone operation and they relate to the [...]

13 07, 2019

Understanding EASA Drone Regulations – an Overview Part 1

By |2019-07-13T16:19:56+00:00July 13th, 2019|Categories: Articles, CAA, EASA, Featured|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Understanding EASA Drone Regulations An Overview - Part 1 The early part of 2019 has seen the publication of a new a set of regulations regarding drone use in Europe. Initially proposed in the Summer of 2015, the aim is to standardise UAS regulations across Europe with a wider goal of promoting the growth of the European drone industry through this simplification across contracted States. However, the regulations themselves look anything but simple so we’re going to look at different aspects over the coming weeks and months to break it all [...]