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The UK is leaving EASA, what does this mean for the Drone Industry?

March 11, 2020

 

On 06 March 2020, UK State Secretary for Transportation Grant Shapps told the Aviation Week Network that the UK was leaving EASA, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency.

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The DMARES - What is it and who does it affect?

March 7, 2020

DMARES - Drone and Model Aircraft Registration and Education Service. It's a mouth full and you have to wonder if the UK Civil Aviation Authority who presented this scheme to the aeromodelling...

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Have you missed the Drone Gold Rush?

March 6, 2020

 

Was there such a thing as a drone gold rush? Does it still exist or have you missed the boat? In this blog, we will discuss the importance of this subject and break down each stage to try and...

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A2 CofC drone regulations - C2 Certified Aircraft and the 1:1 Rule

March 5, 2020

There is a lot of interest in the incoming new EASA drone regulations. More specifically, in the brand new A2 CofC permission which promises to open the skies to drone operators in ways never...

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PfCO vs. GVC vs. A2 CofC - Which is best for you?

March 4, 2020

 

As most people are now aware, the regulations controlling commercial drone operations in the United Kingdom are changing at the end of June 2020. UAVHUB have made every effort to keep the...

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Do you need a CAA Drone License or PfCO after July 1st 2020?

March 3, 2020

In the UK, there has always been a requirement to have permission from the Civil Aviation Authority, to operate a drone commercially.

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The CAA's new A2 CofC Drone Training Course and the DJI Mavic Mini - Is it the ULTIMATE Combo?

February 28, 2020

When the CAA Announced the changes to the new Drone Regulations in December 2019, there was a lot of negativity from the drone community; particularly those who have paid for their Drone 'license'...

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The UK Drone Licenses - What are they and do you Need One?

February 26, 2020

Until the 1st July 2020, to operate a drone 'commercially' in the UK, you MUST have a Permission for Commercial Operation ( PfCO ) from the UK Civil Aviation Authority ( UK CAA ).

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How long is the CAA GVC ( General VLOS Certificate) Drone Training valid for?

February 25, 2020

On the 1st July 2020, the CAA's current drone training and qualification system changes significantly. For the last 5 years, drone pilots have needed to get a Permission for Commercial Operation (...

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Which Drone Course should you choose in 2020?

February 24, 2020

After 1st July 2020, the only two courses that you will be able to do are a GVC drone course and an A2 CofC drone course.

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