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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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When is the UK Drone Registration Scheme Happening?

September 24, 2019

On the 1st October 2019, the CAA is due to start accepting applications for acceptance of competency under Article 94E in the CAP 393, which will take the shape as a Remote Pilot and SUA Operator...

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How do you fly your drone near to people & property

September 23, 2019

Sometimes we get asked for reassurance about how close you can get to people and property with your drone and how do you get them under your control so you can get closer?

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Do you HAVE to PAY to fly your drone in an airports FRZ?

September 5, 2019

The answer to do you have to pay to fly your drone in an airports FRZ, or even to pay to fly your drone in ANY airspace is simply NO, however, some airports including London Oxford Airport (at the...

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Fly ICARUS Drone Training launches the UK's FIRST Online Industry Sales & Marketing Course

August 9, 2019

Fly ICARUS, the UK's Highest Rated Drone Training Course on Trustpilot have released the Industry's FIRST Sales & Marketing Course - The 2 Comma Club.

 

 

 

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The UK CAA releases the new Drone Code for 2019

February 20, 2019

Today the CAA has released a copy of the new Drone Code to reflect the ongoing changes in legislation, with a major update the airport boundaries. 

 

The new Drone Code comes into effect on 13th...

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How to write an Operating Safety Case | The Series - Part 3 | What are the Main Elements of an OSC?

October 26, 2018

As more and more commercial drone operators enter the industry in the UK, how do you make yourself stand out from all of the other operators?

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