UAV Factory record attempt update

On 2 May 2020, a small 25kg experimental UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) owned by the company lost communication with its controllers on...

Has General Aviation just shot itself in the foot?

There is an unfounded perception that drones are dangerous and going to bring down hundreds of passenger aircraft. Gatwick...

AAIB investigation into DJI Matrice 210, (UAS, registration n/a) 16 March 2019

Loss of power and control due to electronic speed controller failure, Temple Newsam, Leeds, Yorkshire, 16 March 2019.

London – Restriction of flying regulations NATO summit 2-4th December 2019

The 2019 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Summit will be held in the vicinity of Watford, Hertfordshire. The summit will be attended by...

From the dept of I can’t believe this – Phantom in tree, an official...

A report to the Air Accident Investigation Branch, operator error, flew into a tree. Plainly a lack of flight planning as during...

IFATCA joins with global partners to call for new guidance on drone operations

Airports Council International (ACI) World and its global aviation industry partners have addressed the pressing need for standards and guidance to address...

DRONERESPONDERS Surpasses 600 Member-Agencies, Launches Fall 2019 Public Safety UAS Research Survey

Research initiative will explore current practices and marketplace perceptions surrounding public safety agency drone operations amid explosive growth MIAMI,...

Jamming trial affecting UAS command & control and GNSS reception

Jamming activity will take place 22nd - 23rd  August 2019 near the Sennybridge training area, South Wales. The activity may affect...
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Testing Testing 1..2..3.. Recreational Drone Flyer Test Coming Soon! Can your business help?

Are you part of the drone or tech industry? The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants your help to administer a recreational flyer knowledge and...

Did Safety of the NAS Take A Holiday?

You might be thinking that this story is about the six-month deadline the FAA missed for the online aeronautical knowledge and safety...