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The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) are introducing registration for drone operators

A change is coming to how you operate drones or model aircraft in the UK. As of the 30th November, all users of remote aircraft between 250g and 20kg will have to be registered with the CAA ...

News | 05.08.2019

The UK Air Navigation Order – What’s New?

Earlier this year the UK Government published an amendment to the UK Air Navigation Order 2016. The official updated document is called the Air Navigation (Amendment) Order 2019. These changes are, in the most part, ...

News | 20.04.2019

The Risk of Drone Use to Prisons

As the drone industry continues to grow, drones are becoming more affordable and readily available all across the world with a recent report by PWC reporting that there could be as many as 76,000 drones operating within UK skies by 2030 ...

Blog | 22.02.2019

NPTC in Partnership with RUAS

NPTC Group of Colleges is flying high as it launches a drone academy in partnership with RUAS, the longest standing National Qualified Entity accredited by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for the provision of training courses for Small Unmanned Aircraft (drones) ...

News | 02.07.2018

Requirements for UAS Applications and PfCO Amendments

Please be aware that UAS applications received after 30th July 2018 may be rejected by the CAA if they do not reflect the latest amendment to the Air Navigation Order (ANO) ...

News | 01.06.2018

RUAS Partnering with Openreach to Deliver the Future of Internet

RUAS are pleased to announce that we have recently partnered with Openreach, the UK's digital infrastructure provider, to support its efforts to deliver faster, more reliable broadband to rural communities in Britain ...

Blog | 06.02.2018

The use of drones in mine action

The use of drones in mine action is a safety-conscious and vital humanitarian need for something that, for the second year in a row, has recorded a very high number of casualties and fatalities as a direct result of mine usage ...

Blog | 06.02.2018

RUAS and Bangor University Work Together to Map Eco-structures around the coastline of Wales

RUAS division are delighted to have recently partnered with Bangor University to work alongside them on a new project to map artificial and natural substrates at coastal locations across Wales ...

News | 13.10.2017