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5 01, 2020

CAA Resassure First Time Drone Users

By |2020-01-03T11:39:36+00:00January 5th, 2020|Categories: CAA|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The CAA have taken steps to reassure new drone owners about what they need to do to safely and legally enjoy their new hobby. In anticipation of there being a surge in first time drone owners after Santa has been to visit, the CAA have issued some advice about how to get started with the aim of calming the nerves of first time flyers.  Here's what they recommend... Read the Instructions.  It might [...]

3 01, 2020

Happy New Year! Drones v Fireworks

By |2020-01-03T11:54:00+00:00January 3rd, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As well as the popping champagne corks, the explosions of fireworks form the soundtrack to ringing in the new year.  However, if you were watching the skies in some parts of the world as we entered 2020, you might have seen drone swarms taking their place in creating spectacular aerial displays. Take a look at what Shanghai created to welcome in the New Year. China, having given fireworks to [...]

1 10, 2019

Flying Drones and Sharing the Air with Military Aircraft

By |2019-09-24T15:52:22+01:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

As drones become more widely used, more focus is applied as to how they can safely share the airspace with other users.  Traditional manned aircraft operate above the 400 foot ceiling for legal drone operation however, the military often fly below this altitude as part of their essential training exercises. Military training exercises are not limited by geography or timetables as they can occur anywhere across the UK throughout the day [...]

24 09, 2019

Drone Roof Inspections

By |2019-09-24T15:13:02+01:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Roof inspections using drones are probably the most logical use of this new technology.  There are so many benefits over traditional methods including time and cost savings. It's a fact of life that your roof, whether it be on a domestic or commercial property, is likely to require an inspection at some point.  This might be part of your maintenance obligations or to find the cause of a problem.  Using a [...]