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AUAV Response to CASA Drone Registration Proposal

Note: this article has been superseded by a December 2019 update here - CASA Drone Registration: cost model incentivising the wrong outcomes On Friday 25th January the Australian Civil Aviation and Safety Authority (CASA) proposed to introduce drone registration and an operator accreditation scheme https://consultation.casa.gov.au/regulatory-program/pp1816us/ James Rennie, AUAV’s Melbourne-based Director observes that “the previous relaxation of [...]

2019-12-18T12:21:09+11:00February 22nd, 2019|Posts|0 Comments

Top 20 Global Drone Company

This month Australian UAV features as the only Australian business in the '2018 Top 20 Global Drone Companies' list published by Droneii in Germany:  https://www.droneii.com/top20-drone-service-provider-ranking . We are honoured to be included on the list, especially as we think we might be the only company listed that has not received external funding to facilitate our growth [...]

2018-03-12T10:51:41+11:00March 12th, 2018|Posts|0 Comments

Australian UAV Gippsland

Paul Andrews, Australian UAV Gippsland Introducing Australian UAV Gippsland! This month we can announce that Paul Andrews has joined the Australian UAV team to establish an office in Bairnsdale, Gippsland, covering eastern Victoria. With a long career in the surveying and construction machine guidance sector Paul is a valuable asset to the team: A qualified [...]

2016-11-08T11:44:32+11:00March 31st, 2016|Posts|0 Comments

Australian UAV Feature in Sensefly Newsletter

This month the Sensefly newsletter profiles a large project completed by Australian UAV. The project was completed with 137 flights, 500 ground control points in a remote part of Australia and all in a one week period. Completed now two years in a row the successful delivery demonstrates the importance of good data management. Sensefly and their [...]

2016-11-08T11:44:32+11:00November 27th, 2015|Posts|0 Comments

Marsh Insurance

Marsh Insurance have released a report on the implications of  unmanned systems, also called drone, use on the insurance industry. With a predicted 1 million UAVs operating in 2015 the insurance industry faces some challenges assessing the risk. This risk profile may change considerably should CASA proceed with the watering down of regulations for the [...]

2015-06-09T14:44:16+10:00June 9th, 2015|Posts|0 Comments