Posts Tagged: Aerial Survey

A Summer’s Day Filming at a Vineyard in Wiltshire

We recently had an opportunity to provide support to a small business at a vineyard in Wiltshire. a’Beckett’s is the Langham family vineyard and was celebrating 1.5 decades in the business. We have had the pleasure of flying the site a few times in all seasons, so with a little bit of planning and the… Read more »

Support To ASG & SeaDog

We had an enjoyable time supporting our customers Aviation Systems Group. On their behalf we delivered a bespoke DJI Inspire 1 Pro safe operation and lessons learnt brief to Seadog Productions. This was based on our DJI Inspire systems analysis and our own practical operational experience. A big thank you to ASG for the opportunity and to the… Read more »

Permission for Aerial Work (PfAW) 5th Renewal

For the 5th time since the UK CAA introduced the requirement, A J S Support has successfully renewed its permission to commercially operate rotary and fixed wing RPAS in UK. We are moving forward with our development of knowledge and experience and are now concentrating on developing services utilising upto 20 kg aircraft which we will… Read more »

The Commercial UAV Show – Day Trip

The Commercial UAV Show 2015 was on the 20th and 21st Oct 2015 at the ExCeL London. We thought we would go and see what all the fuss was about.     An early start from a dark and damp Castle Cary train station saw us in London in plenty of time to grab some light refreshments…. Read more »

RPAS Flying Responsibly, Safely and Legally

Drones, RPAS, UAV, UAS …. it does not matter what you call them or what they look like (rotary wing, fixed wing, multi rotor, Lighter Than Air) or even what you are using them for (recreation or commercial); all are subject to UK CAA policy and rules when flying. When these systems are operated with onboard sensors… Read more »

Safe & Legal Drone Flying This Christmas

When you look up to the skies this festive season you may see less sleighs and more Drones according to recent press articles (An example from Express Independent ). The press are predicting high Christmas sales figures in UK for remotely controlled aircraft and in particular small quadcopters. If you are one of those lucky enough to… Read more »

IN-2014/184: Small Unmanned Aircraft: Congested Areas Operating Safety Case (CAOSC)

IN-2014/184: Small Unmanned Aircraft: Congested Areas Operating Safety Case (CAOSC) _ was Superseded on 12 November 2014 by IN-2014/184. “The purpose of this Information Notice is to inform operators of civil Unmanned Aircraft Systems, wishing to operate in congested areas, of the requirement to submit a safety case for assessment by the CAA. The assessment… Read more »

UK UAS Services – Customer guidance

If you are considering engaging the services of a UAS Service provider in UK either as a commercial or as a domestic customer, you may wish to read on. A service provider delivering a service in UK that utilises small unmanned aircraft systems for collecting data and imagery commercially, are legally required to apply to the… Read more »

Trials, Tribulations and Triumphs in 2011

The end of another year at A J S Support Ltd approaches. As with many small businesses in the current climate, 2011 has brought the usual Trials and Tribulations, but we have had our share of Triumphs too. We have emerged better qualified, more experienced and with improved business resilience. Looking back we view 2011… Read more »