DRONES FOR EVENTS

By |2020-01-07T22:30:42+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Aerial Filming|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Drones will appear at more events than ever this summer but it is very important you know the rules before allowing a drone pilot to film an event.  In the UK anyone using a drone for paid work must have approval from the CAA and hold correct insurance. All qualified drone operators are issued with a yearly PFCO (permission for commercial operation) by the CAA. All qualified pilots must attend ground school, complete an operations manual and be flight tested before the CAA will issue the pilot or company permission. As an example, No drones can be flown within 150m of [...]