Sky-Futures Awarded with Highest Level of SGS RPAS Safety & Compliance Verification

5. August 2016

Sky-Futures has been awarded the highest level of SGS Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Safety & Compliance Verification, passing the most comprehensive audit of safety systems and operational safety practices within the drone industry. SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company with a global network of 1,800 offices and laboratories, and has extended its services into [...]

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RPAS Portal by RUAS

11. May 2016

RUAS (former Resource Group), a UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) National Qualified Entity (NQE) training organisation successfully launched its RPAS Portal past year to enhance and streamline worldwide RPAS operations. Cloud-based RPAS Portal support RPAS pilots & operators The RPAS Portal is an integrated, web-based, software solution created to streamline the day to day activities of RPAS pilots and operators. [...]

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“Fotogipfel Oberstdorf 2016” incl. Drone Workshop

10. May 2016

A drone workshop for beginners and enthusiasts will be offered by Paul Eschbach from Delta Image, as part of the “Oberstdorfer Fotogipfel 2016”. According to the motto “From landscape photography to aerial photography”, the experienced drone pilot will provide practical and theoretical guidance. Drone workshop – high on the “Fotogipfel” In this drone workshop within the “Oberstdorfer Fotogipfel 2016” Paul [...]

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RUAS: ‘Best Training Company’ @ UK Drone Show

10. December 2015

RUAS is proud to announce that their Unmanned Aviation Services division has been awarded the UK Drone Show’s ‘Best Training Company’ award. Advanced UAS flight training for ambitious pilots “Over the past 12 months we have developed and adapted our already very successful training offering by introducing new courses, such as Introductory Flight Training and an Aerial Imagery course. Since [...]

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Drone Licence & New Regulations in Germany

9. November 2015

The German Minister of Transport, Alexander Dobrindt wants to reform the regulation of civil drone use in Germany. Due to increasing numbers of civil drone operations for commercial and recreational purpose. Labelling obligation of drones per ID, driving / flying licences for commercial operators and new regulatory frameworks for both private and professional drone users will come soon. Safe operation [...]

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Making career in civil UAS technology!

16. October 2015

To be honest, who wouldn’t want a challenging job at a promising, young enterprise in a growth industry? Make career at Ascending Technologies and support the UAS technology leader in fields of development, production and worldwide distribution of UAS drones. Apply for one of the open jobs @ Ascending Technologies today! Since 2002 the founders of Ascending Technologies have been [...]

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Advanced UAV / RPAS course @ SENASA

5. October 2015

Following high demand in the Spanish market, SENASA offers the first UAV training course for advanced RPAS applications in surveying, precision agriculture and industrial inspection. Advanced UAV / RPAS course @ SENASA Topcon Spain and The Drone Institute will support and assist SENASA to comply highest demands of new and skilled pilots in professional UAV applications. SENASA successfully incorporated the [...]

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Cyberhawk + Unmanned Experts UMEX for CII

1. September 2015

Collaboration with UK firm brings drone utility infrastructure inspection to the USA: Colorado based Unmanned Experts (UMEX), a leading consultancy and training company in the United States Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) market has joined forces with the UK head-quartered Cyberhawk Innovations, the world’s leader in UAS aerial surveys, to deliver market-leading critical infrastructure inspections (CII) throughout the USA. The partnership [...]

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New EASA regulatory approach for RPAS operation

6. August 2015

RPAS – Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems in Europe are increasingly being used in Europe, but under a fragmented regulatory framework. Under the term RPAS or “Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems” are included very large aircraft which resemble in size and complexity manned aircraft to professional, commercial micro aircraft – like systems from Ascending Technologies – and very small consumer electronics aircraft. [...]

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Sky-Futures: First American RPAS Pilot Team

7. July 2015

Sky-Futures Approve First Batch of American RPAS Pilots and Inspection Engineers at UK Training Centre. UAV- / Drone-driven oil & gas inspections in the USA Sky-Futures, the global leader in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Oil and Gas inspections has this week approved three new Remote Pilots, including the first two Sky-Futures USA Remote Pilots. Qualifications have also been awarded to [...]

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