Introduction to flying drones in the OTs

Still image taken from Drones video (close up of drone controller and drone in blue sky in the distance)

The use of Small Unmanned Aircraft (SUA) and Small Unmanned Surveillance Aircraft (SUSA) is on the increase globally. ASSI has developed a video to clarify the legal responsibilities/requirements of those wishing to operate small unmanned aircraft in the UK Overseas Territories, for private or commercial purposes. The video, and additional information on SUA/SUSA, is available on the ASSI website:

Be Safe, Be Legal, Be Responsible

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