Operational safety cases for drones – Part 3 People

Now that you thought about operational safety cases and audited your operation and have an understanding of the safety culture that exists within it,...

Insight Up Solutions Partners with Fruity Chutes

Fruity Chutes is excited to announce that we have partnered with Insight Up Solutions! Located next to the Monterey Bay Academy near Watsonville, California, Insight Up Solutions...

Operational safety cases for drones, Part 1 – How to get started

For the current crop of 3100+ UK CAA Permission for Commercial Operation (PfCO) holders the Small Unmanned Aircraft (SUA) industry has quickly become competitive...

YOLO: Open source real-time image recognition

For those of you who are looking to play around with image recognition in your UAS projects, there's an open source real-time image recognition...
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DJI Spark owners must update firmware by 1st September 2017

News has arrived of a mandatory firmware update from DJI.  Owners of DJI's latest and smallest quadcopter must update their firmware by September 1st...

Air Traffic Control privatization checklist

Well done AOPA! We whole heartedly endorse their position. I find myself getting increasingly annoyed by special interest groups with little to no actual in field...
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Do not drone over HMS Queen Elizabeth, flight restrictions 16th August, Solent.

Tomorrow (16th August 2017) the Royal Navy's new aircraft carrier will arrive in the Solent. Do not be tempted to drone over it. There is...

Virginia Tech is looking for a UAS Safety Manager

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the...

CASA Discussion Paper: Review of RPAS Operations

by Shane Carmody, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Aviation Safety - CASA Overview Australia was one of the first countries in the world to introduce...

Will mandatory drone registration be enough to make our skies safer?

by David Harrison - Safety Director, NATS The Government recently published its response to the consultation it ran on the safe use of drones in the...