Drones can bring many benefits but to achieve those we need everyone flying a drone now to do so safely.
CAA statement on Government drone consultation response the safe development of drones in the UK. Drones can bring many benefits but to achieve those we need everyone flying a drone now to do so safely. We welcome plans to increase training for drone users
Charge proposal for the Government mandated UK Drone Registration Scheme
Drone registration charge consultation launched launched a consultation on the proposed charge for the UK's new drone registration scheme that becomes law at the end of November 2019. Last year the UK Government introduced law to require operators of drones
CAA campaign to help GA airfields, flying clubs and flying schools run events for their local drone users.
GA community asked to help drone users to share the sky safely a campaign to enlist the help of the GA community in educating drone users on how to fly safely. Under for their local drone users. As well as reducing the risk of mid-air collision the scheme is also an opportunity
New laws to take effect on 30 July 2018
CAA response to Government announcement on drone rule changes 's announcement by the Government that the UK's drone rules will be updated. The CAA supports the safe development of drones in the UK as they can bring many benefits, but to achieve those we need
If you are paying someone to fly a drone you must check
that they have the necessary safety approval or you could be paying for an
unsafe operator that probably won’t have any insurance if things go wrong, the
UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) warned today.
Only use approved commercial drone users or you could be out of pocket – warns CAA 2018-05-24 Anyone being paid to fly a drone should be an approved operator If you hire someone to fly a drone who isn't approved they may not have the required
Man fined for dangerous drone flying
Police and CAA welcome successful drone prosecution after police helicopter incident 2018-11-16 Drone user successfully prosecuted after flying close to Police helicopter Helicopter camera captured the moment the drone passed underneath
Aviation Authority (CAA) running event with Compton Abbas airfield as part of
campaign around safe sharing of the skies between drone users and the General Aviation
South Coast and South West drone users invited to ‘Share the air’ event at Compton Abbas with Compton Abbas airfield as part of campaign around safe sharing of the skies between drone users and the General Aviation (GA) community Drone users to be given the invaluable opportunity to learn from local
Civil Aviation Authority continues national ‘Share the Air’ campaign, aiming to improve relations between drone users and other airspace users.
Drone flyers and General Aviation community to come together for 2018 LAA Rally the Air' campaign, aiming to improve relations between drone users and other airspace users Activity at Sywell Aerodrome, Wellingborough Drone enthusiasts across the UK are being offered the opportunity
CAA research shows new drone regulations are supported by the UK public and drone users alike
New drone laws come into effect today as public demands regulation increase to ensure safer 2018-07-30 With drone usage continuing to rise, the UK will restrict drones from flying above 400 feet or within one kilometre of airport boundaries, come into effect
On Saturday 11th November, over 100 South
Coast and South West drone users gathered at Compton Abbas airfield for one of
the UK’s first major drone safety events.
South Coast and South West drone users attend Share the air event at Compton Abbas airfield and South West drone users gathered at Compton Abbas airfield for one of the UK's first major drone safety and photography advice Yuneec, global drone manufacturer, showcased its latest models with a flying display