Fly ICARUS Blog

When you can't fly your DJI Inspire 2 drone indoors...improvise!

June 15, 2018

Sometimes, even all the planning in the world isn't enough. We recently encountered a problem when trying to film indoors with a DJI Inspire 2 whereby we continually faced compass problems, and we...

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DJI Mavic Pro vs Parrot's Anafi - The fight for portable drones has begun

June 14, 2018

For the last few years, DJI has seriously dominated the portable drone marketplace. In 2016, the Chinese company unleashed the ultimate UAV that could fit in your backpack and still shoot in 4K....

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When will I have to register my drone in the UK?

June 13, 2018

On the 30th May 2018, the government further announced that new laws were being introduced to improve public safety and awareness. These are in addition to the broader Drone Bill that is currently...

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How to become a heavy lift drone pilot

May 25, 2018

As the drone industry continues to adapt and evolve, it’s becoming more apparent that there will not only be a wider requirement for people holding a PfCO but more specifically for people having...

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A Life at Sea - Offshore Wind Turbine Inspections with a Drone

May 17, 2018

Drones are being used for all kinds of different applications these days, and one of the most exciting sectors is wind turbine inspections. Wind turbines have become increasingly important over...

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Should I upgrade to the Phantom 4 Pro V2.0?

May 10, 2018

You may or may not be aware, DJI recently released an upgraded version of the Phantom 4 Pro, with a few key updates, however, is it worth the upgrade if you already have a Phantom 4 Pro? Let's...

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Get your PfCO Drone Course on Interest-free Finance

April 27, 2018

Aerial Motion Pictures is excited to announce that we can now offer interest-free finance on all our PfCO Drone Courses. We have partnered with Divido to provide this option and have integrated...

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CAA Online PfCO Application and Renewal Process: How-To Video

April 19, 2018

As part of the changes at the CAA to a more efficient and timely SUAS (Drone) application and renewal process, the regulator has announced a switch away from the 'old school' SRG1320 Paper Form to...

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CAA NQE; Aerial Motion Pictures (FLY ICARUS) Announces Changes to Operational Evaluation (Flight Test) Process

April 18, 2018

Here at Aerial Motion Pictures, we're always trying to deliver excellence in training and constantly strive to provide the most efficient, cost-effective solutions and routes to gaining your PfCO.

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CAA Announces Changes to the PfCO Application and Renewal Process: SRG1320 Switches to NEW Online Application Process

April 15, 2018

As part of the changes at the CAA to a more efficient and timely SUAS (Drone) application and renewal process, the regulator has announced a switch away from the 'old school' SRG1320 Paper Form to...

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