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UK Drone Laws: A2 CofC v GVC
Guide to the A2 Certificate of Competency and General Visual Line of Sight Certificate, including Heliguy training courses and what to do with your DJI drone.
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Which Drones Need To Be Registered In The UK?
The UK’s new Drone and Model Aircraft Registration and Education Scheme has gone live today. The new regulations apply to drones and model aircraft from 250g to 20kg that are used outdoors. So that means that DJI’s recently-released Mavic Mini does not need to be registered, as it weighs 249g, but you still need to...
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Heliguy Will Offset The Cost Of Your Drone Registration Fee
The UK drone registration charge starts this month and DJI Gold Partner Heliguy will offset the cost of your fee for the next five years, amounting to £45.
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Controversial UK Drone Registration Fee Reduced
The annual fee to register your drone has been reduced after industry pressure. Read our guide to find out about the new UK drone laws and how they apply to you.
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Heliguy wins place on £2.6m Network Rail drone framework contract
DJI Gold Partner Heliguy secures a major nationwide drone contract with Network Rail, as part of an Unmanned Aircraft Services framework worth up to £2.6million.
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Heliguy launches CPD-accredited drone courses for the emergency services
heliguy™ has launched a new CPD-accredited drone training course for the Emergency Services sector. Find out how CPD can help your commercial pilots.
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Drone Training in Cambridge with CAA Approved NQE Heliguy
Heliguy is expanding its offering of PfCO drone-training courses, by adding the stunning Madingley Hall, in Cambridge, to its choice of UK venues.
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The PfCO Operations Manual just got easier
Candidates sitting Heliguy’s Commercial Drone Operators Training Course will now be able to complete the Operations Manual quicker and easier than ever before.
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Industry Changing CAA Announcement for PfCO Holders
The CAA have announced a new amendment to the Air Navigation Order (ANO). Find out more out our latest Insider post.
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Global Drone Regulations for Hobbyists
Heliguy Insider have created this guide to global drone regulations for hobbyist users looking to fly their drone on holiday. Read our guide to see the drone laws in the top holiday destinations.
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Heliguy’s Ground School: A Visual Guide
Heliguy Insider have created a visual guide to their CAA approved Ground School course to achieve permissions to become a commercial drone pilot.
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A Week in the Life of Heliguy’s Training Team
Heliguy Insider talk with a member of the Heliguy Training Team to discuss the day to day role of commercial drone training.
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Heliguy Commercial Drone Training 2018
Heliguy outline the UK training schedule for their commercial drone training in the UK. 30 dates are available in Newcastle, Manchester and Farnborough.
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Heliguy's Operations Manual: A Visual Guide
Heliguy's visual guide to the Operations Manual for commercial drone training. A visual guide to explain the process of writing your manual to submit to the CAA.
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A Guide to Operation Manuals
Heliguy Insider looks into the Operations Manual required as part of commercial drone training to obtain a PfCO.
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Drone Safety
Heliguy looks at drone safety and risk assessments with drones.
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Operations Manual Consultancy
Heliguy look at operations manual consultancy companies as part of the PfCO drone permissions from the CAA.
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UK Drone Registration Plans Announced
Soon you'll have to register your drone before you're able to use it, the UK government has announced. Read more in this article.
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Heliguy's Drone Flight Test: A Visual Guide
Learn the steps you'll be required to take in order to pass the final stage of our drone training course.
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The Drone Training Landscape 2017
Find out what Heliguy predict is going to happen in the drone training market in 2017 and how we've evolved to offer courses that will meet this demand.
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Heliguy Interviews Drone Safe Register
Heliguy Interviews Drone Safe Register about the importance of regulation and the future of commercial drone usage in the UK and beyond.
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