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9 03, 2018

Aerial Filming in the UK

By |March 9th, 2018|Categories: General |Tags: |Comments Off on Aerial Filming in the UK

Aerial Filming in the UK with drones Helicopters and light aircraft were the only option for aerial filming in the UK up until a few years ago, but drones are now an affordable alternative.Filming with a drone produces high definition, cinematic video footage, and is great for advertising and marketing. If you need footage of an event, a hotel or leisure facility or anything else that looks great from an aerial perspective, a drone could be the answer.Aerial filming in the UK with a drone is subject to regulation, and it’s important to hire a professional. The drone industry has at [...]

25 05, 2018

Approved Drone Pilots – CAA Warning

By |May 25th, 2018|Categories: legacy |Tags: |Comments Off on Approved Drone Pilots – CAA Warning

If you want to hire a drone operator in the UK, you must check that they are working with approval from the Civil Aviation authority.Otherwise you risk paying for an unsafe pilot without insurance cover. You could also face a hefty fine for hiring an illegal drone operator.Drones are now being used in a wide range of industries and this trend is growing every day. You can search the Drone Safe Register website for an instant drone hire quote HERE and be confident that you’ll find approved, legal operators.Hiring a cheap drone operator without CAA approval can be very risky. Always [...]

28 06, 2021

CAP1361 REMOVED - You Can No Longer Easily Check An Operators Authority!

By |June 28th, 2021|Categories: CAA Aerial Video and Filming Aerial Filming Aerial Photography A2CofC Drone Training |Tags: |Comments Off on CAP1361 REMOVED - You Can No Longer Easily Check An Operators Authority!

A recent change to the CAA’s information for the public has meant that it is significantly harder to check the validity of unmanned aircraft operators and has made it significantly harder for operators to prove their validity to the general public. [...]

5 11, 2021

Drone Pilots Near Me

By |November 5th, 2021|Categories: General News Members |Tags: |Comments Off on Drone Pilots Near Me

With the applications of drones in 2021 being far larger than ever before, the need for a professional local drone operator is larger than ever. If your stuck searching for “drone pilots near me” you’ve come to the right place. [...]

26 01, 2022

Drone For Funeral

By |January 26th, 2022|Categories: Articles General |Tags: |Comments Off on Drone For Funeral

Losing a loved one is always a  challenging time for friends, family, and communities. With the changes to how memorial services are coordinated since the impact of the pandemic, organisers have had to adapt. Funeral organisers turned to the many applications of drones to assist in the process of grieving and helping connect families despite restrictions. [...]

30 03, 2023

How to Become a Professional Drone Pilot and Find Work

By |March 30th, 2023|Categories: Hobbyist General Aerial Video and Filming Featured |Tags: |Comments Off on How to Become a Professional Drone Pilot and Find Work

With the growing demand for aerial photography, surveying, and aerial inspections, the demand for professional drone pilots has skyrocketed. It’s taken a while for some industries to recognise the potential for using drone technology, but demand may soon outstrip the capacity of qualified drone operators in the UK. Whether you're interested in working with a construction company, a surveying firm, or a film production house, there are plenty of opportunities out there for licensed drone pilots. In this blog, we will discuss the steps you can take to become a professional drone pilo [...]