29 06, 2019

Drones for Schools Follow Up Since Launch

By |2019-06-28T19:01:00+01:00June 29th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Jessops, Peter Jones, Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Drones for Schools Follow up since launch At the end of April 2019, Drone Safe Register launched its pioneering Drones for Schools educational programme. This free programme for key stage 2 children 7-11 years, is delivered by our professional DSR member pilots to schools in their local area. The material is currently aimed at Key Stage 2 pupils (aged 7 to 11 years) although future developments will see this age range expanded. We also have plans to take the programme out of the classroom and bring it to child groups such [...]

15 02, 2016

The First Quad-Copter Drone to Fly Across The English Channel

By |2019-01-18T14:09:20+01:00February 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Tomorrow a team of UK drone experts will be attempting to fly a drone across the English Channel starting in France.  If they succeed they will be the first ever people in history to fly a drone across the 21 mile stretch of water. In fact this will be the longest distance ever recorded anywhere in the world by drone.  This will be a huge aviation milestone if they are successful.  Full CAA permission has been obtained including support from French authorities.  The drone will be tracked by boat with the pilots sticks fully forward for an estimated 70 minute record [...]