Tag: CAA

Drone Expert Says Some Drone Users Don’t Know or Don’t Care...

Drones have now been banned from flying within 5km of an airport … but an expert says it will only be effective...

Huawei and Unifly Collaborate to Identify and Track Drone Flights

Shenzhen, China – June 11th, 2018 – Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd and Unifly N.V have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in...

Flock Launches Recreational Drone Insurance for the Price of a Coffee

Flock, a government-backed drone insurance startup, has unlocked its ‘pay-as-you-fly’ insurance and safety smartphone app (Flock Cover) to recreational drone pilots. Up until now,...

Drones at the Airport: A Case Study

A drone...in an…airport? A preposterous proposition to most, and to many - especially in the current climate - one that could arouse feelings of apprehension...

Tethered drone could fly ‘forever’

(Reuters) - An unmanned aircraft system (UAS) developed by engineers from the University of Southampton uses a powered tether to provide unlimited flight time...

Former BA Pilot Swaps Boeing 767s for Drones in New Business...

A RETIRED British Airways pilot has swapped Boeing 767s for remote control flying drones as part of a new start-up company in Pitcombe. Howard Plant,...

EASA Set to Become the FAA of Europe and Regulate Use...

European aviation law has taken a primary role in the regulation of civil aviation at the expense of European countries’ regulations. In particular, EASA...