FREQUENTLY ASKED  QUESTIONS

WHAT BENEFIT WILL DRONES BRING TO OUR PROJECT?

The Benefits will bring; A reduction in cost, increase time efficiency and a reduced exposure to risk.

With the added benefit of a permanent photographic or film record provided with a written report. 

HOW MUCH DOES A DRONE INSPECTION / SURVEY COST?

Every project is unique and costed around complexity, location, duration and risk.

All of these will be discussed during the initial consultation. 

DO YOU HAVE A HEALTH AND SAFEY POLICY?

Yes, this is incorporated in our operational  procedures document and each project is designated a unique Risk Assessment Management Pack

ARE YOU INSURED?

AVI-8 Commercial drones are fully insured with an industry leading cover of £10m Public Liability and indemnity. 

HOW HIGH AND HOW FAR CAN YOU FLY?

We are governed by the same rules as all remote UK UAV pilots. We can operate all of our UAV's to a maximum altitude of 400ft (120 Metres) and a distance of 1600 ft (500 metres) from the pilot. These are the limits set by the CAA.

HOW LONG CAN YOU FLY?

The length of flight all depends on the payload, the flight times can range from 10 minutes to 55minutes. Typically the larger drones will have a shorter flight time. Other factors to consider are the weather, altitude and type of flying.