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

Leading companies employing drones in the oil and gas industry

Drone makers are collaborating with oil and gas companies to develop custom drones with data collection technology to obtain real-time insights, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The company’s report, ‘Drones in Oi

Drones show Greenland ice sheet fracturing in real time

This image obtained Monday shows unmanned aerial vehicle imagery that captured a Greenland ice cap lake (left) in unprecedented detail, with five hours later the lake draining (right), losing 5 million cu. meters of water, or two-thirds of its volume

Drones and AI adoption grows as developers buy into proptech

Aerial drone shots, such as the above, are increasingly being used by developers to plot out development sites, monitor construction and look for faults after completion. THE SKY GUYS The commercial real-estate industry is getting into techno

CAP 1868: A Unified Approach to the Introduction of UAS Traffic Management

The intention of this Innovation Hub paper is to recommend actions to create a policy framework that will facilitate the introduction of a unified approach to the safe integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The paper also aims to give an