ARPAS-UK is a trade association run by the members for the members

We are a non profit organisation which means that your membership fees go where they should: to help develop the industry and to provide credible representation to the various authorities that govern the industry.

ARPAS-UK works closely with various authorities such as the Civil Aviation Authority and the Department for Transport and through our membership we represent the industry as a whole. This gives us credibility and a genuine ability to influence how our working environment develops, something that could not be achieved by individual businesses working alone.

Latest News From ARPAS

UAS Lidar for Ecological Restoration of Wetlands

How New Technologies Are Helping to Preserve the Environment Wetlands are essential ecosystems which provide numerous benefits to society as a whole. But their functionality strongly depends on the hydrology and topography of the

New UAV integrated systems and software from Microdrones

With the launch of three new integrated systems, ARPAS-UK Member Microdrones has now completed the range of what its popular 3000 series of integrated drone systems can offer. The mdMapper3000DuoG VHR represents the biggest advancement of the th

Ford use Yuneec to provide more safety and efficiency in plant inspections

High-performance drones enable more effective monitoring of industrial production processes. To carry out maintenance work at Ford Dagenham Engine Plant in the UK faster and more safely, the car manufacturer has recently opted for the Hexacopter H520

Vodafone releases new drone report

Vodafone has released a new report on Cellular-connected Drones: The benefits to society of regulated drone use A WPI Economics report for Vodafone UK   This report examines the potential for drone use in the UK and the benefits to socie