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ARPAS-UK is the professional trade association for Remotely Piloted Aircraft and Systems in the UK.This site contains information to support our members and those looking to enter the industry.

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All Operators on this page hold the mandatory “Permission for Commercial Operations” from the UK Civil Aviation Authority. Operators also require a SAFETY CASE if operating closer than 50m from the public or in an urban area.

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Industry Information

Whether you are thinking about entering the industry or just looking for reference information, the following pages have been compiled to provide a broad overview on qualifications, regulations and terminology.

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Member Benefit: ARPAS-UK achieves Approved Professional Body status

ARPAS-UK is the go to Professional Body for commercial UAV operators in the UK. ARPAS-UK is pleased to announce a new benefit for its...


Moonrock Insurance CAA Requirement Update

Moonrock Insurance CAA Requirement Update As one of our ARPAS-UK Membership Benefits discount providers, Moonrock Insurance have provided the following Insurance Update: Moonrock Insurance CAA...

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Transport Committee Inquiry into Civilian Drones

“The Transport Committee has launched an inquiry into civilian drones; drones inquiry launch. . The aim of the inquiry is to consider how the benefits of drone...

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