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

North England Members Meeting

Time: 9am-2pm, January 15th 2019 Venue: Huddersfield YMCA Draft Agenda 9am: Networking & Registration 9.30am: Update from ARPAS-UK CEO, Graham Brown 10am: Emergency Servide Drone and Us: a Boom with a View by Chris Rainford, Wa

Child receives world’s first drone-delivered vaccine

A one-month-old child has become the world’s first to be given a vaccine delivered commercially by drone. On a remote island in the South Pacific country of Vanuatu, the delivery, executed by Swoop Aero, covered almost 40km of rugged mountainous

Vodafone completes first ever drone delivery using mobile network

Vodafone has used a mobile network to complete a drone delivery for the first time. At Portland Bill Coastwatch in Dorset, Vodafone set its sights on replicating the work of Santa Claus to reward some of the volunteers’ hard work with Christmas

Update on Implementing Act/ Delegated Act;  U‐Space and Urban Air Mobility

DARPAS Conference AMSTERDAM Drone Week: 29 November 2018   Presentation by Yves Morier, Principal Advisor to the Flight Standards Director, EASA 181219_Presentation-EASA-5