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Racing boats under Brunel’s beautiful bridge

Racing boats under Brunel’s beautiful bridge

By Simon Ludgate Just back from filming a new drone video on the Tamar River near Plymouth. The river divides two English counties – Devon and Cornwall. It was a challenging shoot technically. Flying hazards like the beautiful bridges featured in the film, tall masts of boats and dozens of “gig” racing boats whizzing aroundRead more about Racing boats under Brunel’s beautiful bridge[…]

Will Drone Deliveries Ever Take Off?

Will Drone Deliveries Ever Take Off?

Advice and opinion from Mark Boyt, Founder of Dronesafe Register Home deliveries have skyrocketed in recent years. Fuelled by online shopping, the collapse of the high street and our increasingly busy lives, we now have everything from clothes to groceries delivered on a daily basis. A study by analysts Mintel claims that 49% of UKRead more about Will Drone Deliveries Ever Take Off?[…]

Window on the stars

Window on the stars

The British Isles are full of little nuggets which surprise you. With Neil Armstrong’s famous words rattling round my brain I went to Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station in Cornwall for the 50th Anniversary of the first moon landing. The station received that transmission from space and beamed it around Europe. If it hadn’t been forRead more about Window on the stars[…]

Dronesafe Register meet at Gatwick for CAA drone pilots

Dronesafe Register meet at Gatwick for CAA drone pilots

I attended an all-day seminar this week organised by Dronesafe Register, our professional drone pilot official body who represent us. Here’s a link to Dronesafe Register’s article about the day which is worth a read. We met the senior police officer who is responsible for Gatwick. He had to deal with that nightmarish 30 hourRead more about Dronesafe Register meet at Gatwick for CAA drone pilots[…]

Flight logging for your drone made simples at airdata.com

Flight logging for your drone made simples at airdata.com

You are going to love me to bits after you finish reading what I am about to tell you. I get asked how to log drone flight records quickly and simply more than anything else. Flight logs are an essential part of your Operating Manual. Clients love to glance at them to see how experiencedRead more about Flight logging for your drone made simples at airdata.com[…]

How to set up a drone downlink and broadcast live

How to set up a drone downlink and broadcast live

Did you know you can broadcast your cool drone shots live to the world? If you are all over that already, then great. If not, here is my step by step pictorial guide on how you set up your link. It is quite easy and it does work really well. I am going to useRead more about How to set up a drone downlink and broadcast live[…]

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