Drone Hire Saves Cathedral Thousands

By |2019-03-19T21:19:26+01:00February 27th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For the first time in its history Chichester Cathedral in West Sussex has used an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), more commonly known as a drone, to carry out an important aerial survey on the spire of the Cathedral in Chichester. Back in October 2014 the spire suffered a direct lightning strike. This made it important to carry out a close aerial inspection of the stonework to check for any damage.  The cost of employing the services of a drone helped to save costs for the Cathedral which was very welcomed. Controlled by a Drone Safe Register member from the ground the [...]