Posts Tagged: AJS Support Ltd

Ignorance Is Not An Excuse – Check

We Assist Hobby And Commercial Drone Operators To Fly Safe And Legally. A local group page on social media that we have on our feed recently added a post form a drone pilot, proud of their imagery captured of the USS George HW Bush. When you see footage like this it makes you start to… Read more »

Summer 2016 – Our Flying @ Manor Farm

What a great Summer 2016 Flying @ Manor Farm!  This Summer we have been flying at some great locations, including at our office at Manor Farm in Somerset. Loving the office and flexibility for development flying. We have put together a 60 sec video of clips from our flights at the farm this Summer. We hope that… Read more »

Useful article for potential drone purchaser

Useful T3 article for the potential Drone purchaser; it covers a number of key questions in what is an important decision making process, particularly for commercial companies looking to invest critical capital in rapidly technologically advancing systems. This type of rapid systems development is associated with a short obsolescence life span in which the company needs… 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 »

A Knowledge & Skills Investment

Al’s thoughts for the day on investing time in continuous training Understandably, as commercial drone operators we are focused on the initial capital cost and wanting to rapidly see the return on that investment. This investment includes the equipment, insurance, professional memberships, the training and of course, the approval outlay. The temptation is to select the cheapest route to… 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 »

Renewing MoD Certificate of Competencies

Since 1997 we have been delivering support Supportability Engineering support in the constantly changing and developing world of Defence procurement. We need to ensure that we remain current and coherent with the current policies and strategies of our customers so even as a very small company we undertake regular refresher training and certification. This ensures that… Read more »

Seasons Greetings & Best Wishes For 2016

As we once again relax and experience seasonal cheer at the end of another busy year, our thoughts turn to our Armed Forces serving worldwide who are not so safe and relaxed for this seasonal period. We will be thinking of them and raise a glass to those and all our absent friends. A J S has experienced… Read more »

Information and data protection – how we did it

Given that there are regularly stories in the media about lost or stolen hardware (e.g. laptops left on trains), which leads to information and data falling into the wrong hands, we took the decision to protect ourselves so that we don’t become the subject of such a story; to protect our computers we use full disk encryption software. … 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 »