26 06, 2018

Welcome to the UK’s UAV Hub since 2015

By |2020-05-27T17:34:07+01:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register is your One Stop Shop for all things UAV Hire Drone Pilots, track down the best insurance companies, purchase new & used drones and locate drone training providers.  visit our new drone store Visit our industry leaders directory A commercial UAV pilot is a term sometimes used to refer to a professional drone operator. UAV stands for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, more commonly called a drone.  To carry out work for payment or reward with a drone, a pilot must have approval from the [...]

25 06, 2018

Drone Operator Jobs – Hundreds of opportunities monthly.

By |2020-02-01T20:13:33+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re thinking about starting a drone business or finding a drone operator job there’s never been a better time to join us. Use of drones in industry is driven by the need to innovate, increase productivity and reduce costs. Amazon is a great example of how modern businesses are embracing drone technology. It may be some years before swarms of drones are over the UK’s sky delivering parcels, but Amazon are testing the use of unmanned aircraft in unique and exciting ways. Use of robots with advanced artificial intelligence will combine with drone initiatives. If [...]

15 06, 2018

Drones for your Wedding

By |2020-01-06T15:32:58+00:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“My fiancé really wants some aerial shots taken of our wedding…  and I’d like to book a drone for him as a surprise. How do I choose an operator to go for and is there anything I need to know before booking?” Booking a drone operator to fly at your wedding will create a fantastic memory for the happy couple, as well as the rest of the wedding party. Capturing your special day from this perspective creates a lot of buzz and those otherwise impossible-to-capture shots will be treasured for years to come. The general public [...]

28 04, 2018

Receive Instant Drone Hire Quotations NOW!

By |2020-02-17T11:21:39+00:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: legacy, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Boats and Shipping|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

As the UK’s largest network of CAA approved drone pilots, Drone Safe Register offers national coverage and a broad range of expertise. Any pilot using a drone for commercial purposes must pass a test and gain approval to operate from the CAA. Drone Safe Register makes the process of finding a CAA approved pilot quick and easy. Their searchable database means you can find drones for hire and obtain quotations in minutes. Need Instant drone hire quotes from the UK's best CAA approved operators? Simply click HERE The rapid rise of drone technology means that regulation and enforcement of [...]

14 02, 2018

Hiring a Drone Wedding Photographer

By |2020-01-06T11:22:40+00:00February 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 [...]

7 05, 2017

Who is my Local Drone Pilot?

By |2020-01-19T21:22:15+00:00May 7th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Find out who your local commercial drone pilot is by simply inputting your postcode on our home page or using the button below.  We have nationwide drone pilots, all CAA approved, waiting to take care of your drone needs. You can find your local drone operator HERE DSR is the UK’s leading drone hire directory. All our members have been pre-checked for CAA permissions and valid commercial drone insurance.  By law, anybody operating a drone for commercial gain must possess these. If you’re hiring a drone pilot always ask for a copy of the operator’s CAA permission (known [...]

10 04, 2017

DRONES FOR EMERGENCY SERVICES

By |2020-01-06T09:44:20+00:00April 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DSR’s Drones for Emergency Services is being launched with an aim of providing nationwide drone support to the UK’s emergency services. DSR is the UK’s leading drone hire organisation. Our members are all CAA qualified and insured to fly drones on a commercial basis.  Our commercial UAV pilot members are working in a multitude of industry sectors including supporting the nation’s emergency services. Drones Save Lives Drones have saved at least 59 people from life threatening danger.  That’s according to DJI who undertook a survey of media reports collected from around the world. The report detailed : At least 59 [...]

26 03, 2017

UK Wedding Venues – Drone Warning

By |2020-01-06T09:48:28+00:00March 26th, 2017|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This summer Drone Safe Register has no doubt that drones will be part of many of the nation’s weddings.  We predict that more drones than ever will be flown above wedding venues. There is nothing wrong with this, as wedding couples look for a unique way to capture their big day.  However all wedding venues, before agreeing to a drone at the location, must ask drone pilots for the following: Ask for a copy of the drone pilot’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) permission. Ask for a copy of their commercial drone insurance / public liability Anybody that allows an illegal pilot to [...]

21 12, 2016

THE 2016 DSR DRONE HIRE AWARDS – WINNERS ANNOUNCED

By |2020-01-06T08:54:38+00:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Last month, Drone Safe Register (DSR) launched its annual awards to commend and celebrate our members’ outstanding contribution to the UK’s thriving drone industry. 1. The DSR Film & Television Aerial Imagery Award – The best DSR members’ drone work that featured on TV or in a Film is awarded to Michael Kheng of Kurnia Aerial Photography. 2. The DSR Best Commercial Drone Application Award The DSR member who applied the best use of drone technology in the field of UAV mapping, surveying or aerial inspection work is awarded to DSR member Mark Ryan of Rapicam [...]

12 11, 2016

DRONE SAFE REGISTER LAUNCHES THE 2016 DRONE HIRE AWARDS

By |2020-01-06T09:12:22+00:00November 12th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

 The 2016 Drone Safe Register Awards are here...  Drone Safe Register (DSR) is very excited to announce that we have launched our annual Drone Hire awards 2016. DSR is the UK’s NUMBER 1 website for drone hire.  All our UAV pilot members can be easily found on our home page.  We have some of the best safe and legal drone pilots available across the country. And with that in mind DSR is launching its annual awards to commend and celebrate our members’ outstanding contribution to the UK’s thriving drone industry. We have some fantastic trophy awards to reward [...]

5 11, 2016

Drone Hire Pilots Rated

By |2020-01-07T22:59:00+00:00November 5th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone pilots operating for commercial gain must by law possess both insurance and CAA permissions.  Therefore, if you are looking to hire a drone pilot it is important to hire a safe and legal operator. Anybody looking to hire can also check to see whether their chosen pilot’s credentials are in place and in date by clicking the LICENCE & INSURANCE of our member’s profiles.  Here you’ll be able to check your pilot’s licence and insurance expiry dates. All members can be located by LOCATION and KEYWORD.  Members can be located by POSTCODE or REGION using the location SEARCH.  We also use a sophisticated MAP on our homepage which place marks [...]

29 10, 2016

The UK’s Fast Growing Drone Website

By |2020-01-06T09:16:52+00:00October 29th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DSR provides a national, searchable directory containing the contact details and profiles of trained, qualified and insured drone pilots who are available for hire within the UK. Any drone pilot receiving payment for aerial work is legally required to have Civil Aviation Authority permission (PfCO), along with valid insurance documents.  When hiring a drone operator, it is important to ensure you are using a safe and legal UAV pilot. DSR has made the process of finding and hiring a legal drone pilot quick and easy. By ensuring that your drone pilot has their DSR pilot card, you can rest [...]

21 09, 2016

Choosing a Drone Hire Company

By |2020-01-05T18:55:18+00:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register is an easy to use ‘drone hire’ website which lists some of the very best UAV/Drone Hire companies within the UK and Ireland.  Being the UK’s fasting growing ‘drone directory’ we now have pilots for hire nationwide. By hiring a Drone Safe Register (DSR) pilot, you have the peace of mind you are hiring a professional.  All Drone pilots or companies operating within the UK require permission from the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) for commercial aerial work. DSR makes finding a safe to use and legal pilot very easy. Hire a Drone Pilot - Quickly and easily with [...]

28 04, 2016

Music Video Drone Hire

By |2020-01-07T23:09:24+00:00April 28th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Drone For Music Video Drones are being used more and more for music videos and Drone Safe Register has nationwide UK pilots for hire. You can obtain instant drone hire quotations HERE All of our members are CAA approved for aerial work and carry correct commercial insurance. Location is key and our members are very easy to find using our digital map. Simply visit our homepage and search by location required. Our members are happy to obtain permissions in advance and we have pilots ready to help you. From a full days hire to one simple clip, our professional members [...]

14 04, 2016

Illegal London Drone Footage Complaints

By |2020-01-05T18:17:27+00:00April 14th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

See London from above including Piccadilly Circus and Buckingham Place like never before. But, sadly this drone pilot is now in serious trouble. The UK CAA have received a huge number of complaints and the London Metropolitan Police have been informed. The video was removed quickly by the poster but many have downloaded and forwarded to the relevant authorities.  The UK drone community took to social media yesterday expressing just how dangerous this footage actually is. All drone pilots must have permission to take off from the land owner, keep 150 metres from 1000 persons or more and fly at a [...]

6 04, 2016

Find Drone Companies for Aerial Film Services

By |2020-01-07T23:15:59+00:00April 6th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aerial filming carried out by Drone Safe Register approved members really is very easy to arrange. Firstly, all of our pilots are correctly insured and carry valid CAA permission for aerial work. We know this because DSR check all members documents before joining.  All of our approved pilots can be very easily found using our digital map and all DSR members are issued yearly pilot cards which they will carry to each job and can be easily verified.  We are proud to have some of the very best UAV drone pilots as member’s and our community of professionals [...]

29 03, 2016

Hire Our Drone Experts In 2020

By |2020-01-07T23:21:21+00:00March 29th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The use of various types of unmanned aircraft ‘drones’ has massively increased over the past few years.   Drones have many uses - Utilities, Agriculture, Construction, Aerial Survey, Planning, Aerial Film & Photo to name just a few. Currently the UK has just under 5000 pilots with correct CAA permission.  If flying a drone for private leisure, you do not require CAA permission but the pilot should take full responsibility for doing so safely.  Using a drone for ‘paid aerial work’ requires you to hold correct CAA permission and carry valid insurance. Drone Safe Register holds a list of CAA approved drone operators [...]

26 03, 2016

Drone Operator Feedback

By |2020-01-07T23:23:26+00:00March 26th, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register is proud to have some of the very best UAV operators in the world. All very easy to find using our digital map. All DSR members are fully insured, CAA approved and available to hire right now.  Drone Safe Register is the UK’s “one stop” shop for anyone looking to hire a professional UAV/Drone operator.  From aerial school photoshoots to full feature films, our pilots are here to help you.  Our highly skilled operators are always on call to discuss any aerial filming requirements you may have? Becoming a member of DSR really does work. If [...]

10 03, 2016

ARPAS-UK members Join Drone Safe Register

By |2020-01-07T23:26:09+00:00March 10th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

ARPAS is a non profit trade association for the UK drone industry and like us here at Drone Safe Register have huge interest for this exciting new industry. ARPAS promote the industry and its strategic direction support Government level initiatives and attend trade shows etc. Here at Drone Safe Register we don’t do this. We currently invest 100% of our yearly fee’s marketing our members. Drone Safe Register sadly do not welcome students or companies, we solely focus on legal CAA approved and insured professional UAV operators and market their services.   Since our launch back in November 2015 Drone Safe [...]

9 03, 2016

More Drone Pilots than Ever being Trained

By |2020-01-05T18:48:13+00:00March 9th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

More drone pilots than ever are now becoming trained and legal as Drone Safe Register tackles the use of illegal drones.  Before Drone Safe Register launched back in November 2015 it was very clear the UK had a huge problem with drone pilots operating without CAA permission and correct insurance. Drone Safe Register has now targeted over 1.6 million adults with its short educational video receiving well over 500,000 views since launch. A very impressive number to say the least. Lack of public awareness was the main problem as the hiring public simply didn’t know the rules and so we are [...]