29 03, 2016

Find Drones Easily – Hire – Book – Order – Compare

By |2019-03-19T21:19:26+01:00March 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 1500 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 [...]

27 02, 2016

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 [...]

13 10, 2015

Welcome to Drone Safe Register!

By |2019-01-17T19:13:26+01:00October 13th, 2015|Categories: General, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The UK drone industry is growing at a rapid pace and UAVs are becoming an increasingly common sight in our skies. While there are many positive aspects to this new industry, it does seem as though negative drone-related news is far more widely reported in today's media. The truth of the matter is that, when operated by a professional pilot who has permission from the CAA to undertake aerial work, UAVs offer a huge range of filming and photography benefits to businesses and the general public. Here are just a few: Unique angles on events Cost effective [...]