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Heliguy News

06/04/2020
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Heliguy Blackbox – New Online Drone Training

Heliguy Blackbox is a new online drone training hub for PfCO, A2 CofC and GVC candidates; Speak to an expert Heliguy instructor through live interactive chat; Easily-accessible and on-demand content provides flexible and comprehensive learning – any time and any place; Blended learning solution, including pre-recorded videos, task sheets, and coursework; Access bonus material, such as extra courses, in-depth industry blogs, exclusive hardware discounts through Heliguy and our industry partners, and Operations Manual renewals; Heliguy Blackbox membership is free for former and current Heliguy candidate; Free transition to A2 CofC... Read More

02/04/2020
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Heliguy Delivers Drone Pilot Training To Network Rail

Heliguy delivers training to Network Rail as the organisation aims to expand its team of drone pilots; Network Rail using DJI drones for infrastructure inspections and maintenance checks along its nationwide network – saving money, increasing efficiency and improving safety in the process; Heliguy assisting Network Rail with drone supply, servicing and training after winning a place on £2.6million Unmanned Aircraft Services framework; Network Rail praises Heliguy’s ‘well structured and well delivered’ training course, says Heliguy has delivered stock quickly, and is keen to utilise our R&D department. Heliguy has... Read More

26/03/2020
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Flying In A Desert Environment With The DJI M600 Pro

Global drone services provider CG Labs successfully completed a challenging mission in the Middle Eastern desert using the DJI M600 Pro. The drone was flown for image collection and mapping; The drone stood up to scorching heat, and sand and dust, and outperformed a fixed-wing model; Heliguy’s in-house technical team integrated the drone with a Canon EOS 5DS DSLR, as well as building a GPS module on top of the aircraft to allow full GPS tagging; Find out how CG Labs operated in Saudi Arabia, including securing the necessary permissions,... Read More

11/03/2020
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Atkins Using Drones For Increased Efficiency

Atkins, a member of the SNC Lavalin Group, is using drones for increased efficiency, improved safety, reduced costs, and high-quality data capture; Heliguy completed a custom build for Atkins – integrating a Sony RX1R II sensor with a DJI M600 Pro drone; Atkins praises Heliguy’s ‘design and development focus’ and describes M600 Pro as a ‘tried and tested system that provides high levels of redundancy and confidence when operating’; Check out eye-catching 3D models of a listed mansion house, created by Atkins using the DJI M600 Pro and Sony RX1R... Read More

02/03/2020
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Onboard Supercomputer Automates DJI Drone Flights

Heliguy, Lorenz Technology, and CG Labs team up to showcase the Lorenz AI-Link® integrated with a DJI M210 drone; The onboard supercomputer is ideal for secure data sharing, pre-planning flights, and drone automation; CG Labs exhibited the technology at UMEX 2020, in Abu Dhabi; Major companies are already combining DJI drones with the Lorenz Lorenz AI-Link®, including DFDS; Lorenz Technology and CG Labs have signed up to Heliguy’s Full Stack service. DJI Gold Partner Heliguy has partnered with CG Labs and Lorenz Technology to showcase an onboard ‘supercomputer’ which allows... Read More

27/02/2020
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Heliguy Partners with Excelerate Technology

Heliguy and Excelerate announce partnership to provide high-tech solutions for real-time incident response; The alliance is based around Heliguy’s model of drone supply and Excelerate’s innovative UAV Streamer; Both companies will leverage each other’s complementary technology experience and will join forces on product development projects; Partnership described as ‘exciting, sensible and practical move to help clients utilise the best technology to enhance their operations’. Heliguy, one of the world’s leading drone specialists, has partnered with Excelerate, the global market leader in resilient communications technology, to provide a comprehensive solution for... Read More

19/02/2020
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Komatsu Expands Drone Fleet With DJI Phantom 4 RTK

Global construction firm Komatsu expands its drone fleet with a Phantom 4 RTK from DJI Gold Partner Heliguy; The drone will complement Komatsu’s current UAS capabilities; Komatsu chose the DJI Phantom 4 RTK because it is lightweight and a quick-to-deploy solution; The DJI Phantom 4 RTK is a next-gen mapping and survey drone, which can yield ‘high accuracy’. Global construction firm Komatsu has bolstered its drone fleet by adding a DJI Phantom 4 RTK to its ranks, supplied by Heliguy. The next-generation mapping and surveying aircraft will complement Komatsu’s current... Read More

13/02/2020
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Why You Should Choose Heliguy For Drone Repairs

Need your drone repaired? Find out how Heliguy can help you; Heliguy has an in-house DJI-approved technical department with an experienced team offering rapid repairs; Heliguy can also offer drone servicing, as well as custom builds and integrations; Heliguy offers repairs and maintenance for all of the DJI drones which are currently available, as well as some discontinued models. As a drone pilot, one of the most frustrating things is damaging your aircraft or discovering a fault. Such problems mean a period of downtime; annoying as a hobbyist, potentially costly... Read More

23/01/2020
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Heliguy Wins Place on £8m YPO Drone Framework Contract

DJI Gold Partner Heliguy awarded a major contract with YPO, in conjunction with the Home Office, as part of an £8million national framework agreement; The framework is to supply drones and services to public sector organisations, primarily to blue light clients and the emergency services; Heliguy will provide drones, offer associated services, and carry out repairs and maintenance; YPO contract comes on the back of Heliguy winning a place on a major £2.6m Network Rail framework agreement. DJI Gold Partner Heliguy has been awarded a major contract with YPO, as... Read More

13/01/2020
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Global Drone Services Provider Goes Full Stack With Heliguy

Global drone services provider, CG Labs, has signed up to Heliguy’s groundbreaking Full Stack service – which is a similar model to a pay monthly mobile phone contract; CG Labs says the advantage of going Full Stack allows them to reduce upfront costs, access half-price rental, easily and flexibly scale their fleet, benefit from zero CapEx investment, and access ‘the latest technology to keep ahead of the competition’; Heliguy Full Stack gives you access to state-of-the-art equipment and a range of value-added services; CG Labs is utilising DJI drones from... Read More