19 05, 2016

Calling All Professional UAV Pilots

By |2020-01-05T18:02:26+00:00May 19th, 2016|Categories: DJI, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Are you a newly qualified aerial drone pilot?  So you’ve done the hard bit and gained your licence for aerial work (CAA PfAW).  Next step is to get insured and effectively market your pilot skills to the people that need your services. Here are 5 reasons to join DSR and start enjoying the benefits!   All DSR members are pin pointed on a searchable digital map.  Member’s profiles are listed on the UK’s fastest growing website for UAV hire.   Businesses’ looking to hire a drone want to make sure they are hiring a safe and legal operator – that’s why they [...]

20 02, 2016

Marathon Drone Hire Check List

By |2020-01-05T15:01:10+00:00February 20th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Marathons and other large races can be an ideal event to be captured from an aerial perspective as they are such an impressive spectacle when seen from a bird's eye view.  However, these can have participants and spectators numbering over 1000 people.  This changes the law as it applies to drones. With groups of more than 1000 people, your drone operator will need to be 150 meters away at all times. They should carry out a thorough site survey to ensure it is feasible to carry out the required work and assess any risks. Ensure they [...]