Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:43

It is hoped that this summer's Government consultation will result in a defined framework governing drone use as the lack of registration for...

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 17:14

Wishing all of our clients and colleagues a fantastic Easter break.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 18:09

We are pleased to see our colleagues at Delta Insurance in New Zealand gaining more positive press attention:

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 17:47

A drone manufacturer has stated that drones should now be mentioned in the same breath as saving lives.

DJI, the worlds largest drones...

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 18:20

UAV protect are pleased to announce the launch of New Zealand’s most comprehensive UAV (drone) operator’s insurance solution, through Delta...

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:30

The FAA approved for hundreds of drones to be part of Lady Gaga's half time show performance at this years Super Bowl, a history making battle...

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 17:22

A new Air Force research proposal is calling for drones to refuel drones. The proposal, titled “Aerial Refueling of UAVs, which comprise the...

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:39

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us here at UAV Protect

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 11:59

Krakow in Poland has offered new technology to challenge air pollution.

Specialised drones with a variety of sensors and cameras have been...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 13:56

The Government have confirmed that 10,000 children died of HIV-related illnesses in Malawi in 2014. Judith Sherman, the head of HIV for the UN...

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:02

Sky have confirmed that Drone Racing is to be aired on the Sky Sports Mix channel as they has invested $1,000,000 in the Drone Racing League (DRL...

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 15:52

For the first time in the UK, It has been announced that the British Government will partner with Amazon in exploring the possibility of...

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 18:32

We look at the summary of what the 'Small UAS Rule' will mean for commercial operators in the USA.

Operational Limitations:

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Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 18:08

The Federal Aviation Administration announced the new category of rules for drones weighing less than 55 pounds. The long-anticipated rules would...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 18:33

UAV Protect are delighted to announce we now have more competitive premium pricing for our non-US clients.

We are delighted our supporting...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 18:19

Jamie Webb and James Gadbury were in New Orleans last week for AUVSI’s Xponential conference. This is the second successive year UAV Protect have...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 11:20

The “threat posed by drones” is becoming more of an issue every day and Police chiefs are investigating counter measures to aid restricted London...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 10:26

Home insurers in the US have been urged to clarify their policy wordings in respect of the cover they are providing for liability arising from...

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 13:45

James Gadbury of UAV Protect, quoted in the Insurance Age about where he sees the commercial market expanding to -...

Friday, April 1, 2016 - 18:09

Spanish resorts are piloting a scheme that will see drones alert sunbathers at risk of burning whilst patrolling their most popular sunspot...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 16:24

The world’s largest drone manufacturer, China’s DJI, has roughly 70% of the $2 billion consumer drone market, having sold around 700,000 of its...

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:25

The Metropolitan Police have announced that they are considering using eagles to intercept drones amid concerns the aircraft are increasingly used...

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 10:32

Check out this footage shot from a drone doing a lap of the Miami Dolphins' Sun Life Stadium...

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Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 16:55

Intel, the microchip giant, has unveiled a drone which automatically dodges falling tree trucks and other moving objects. The drone uses lasers...

Monday, January 4, 2016 - 15:23

We wish all of our friends and colleagues here at UAV Protect a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. Here is to 2016 reaching new heights....

Tuesday, December 29, 2015 - 16:54

A system which costs about £700,000 and can detect and disable a drone in less than 15 seconds has been developed after a successful trialling at...

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 18:46

From December 11th, citizens in Japan can purchase a security UAV that will follow invaders and catch them on camera.

The Secom...

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 18:44

The FAA has released further information on how people will be able to register their drones. Effective 21st December 2015, all unmanned aircraft...

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 18:31

Chinese-based company DJI is launching an eight-rotor drone that is specifically designed to be used for agricultural work. The USD 15,000...

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 15:20

Amazon Prime Air have enlisted the help of Jeremy Clarkson to promote their latest prototype to be used as part of their plans for a drone...

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 12:45

Just in time for the holiday season, the Australian Government has announced that its coasts are to be patrolled by drones looking for inquisitive...

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 10:22

The Federal Aviation Administration has been informed how the agency can quickly implement a drone registration process by members of Task Force....

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 18:22

UAV Protect was delighted to attend the Drone Data X Conference in Westport, Ireland.

The conference had a fantastic selection of speakers...

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 18:13

UAV Protect are delighted to launch the first worldwide privacy insurance product, which is designed specifically for UAV operators, to cover...

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 13:23

UAV Protect are delighted to announce we are partnering with All Risks to provide a unique insurance product to the US market.

All Risks,...

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 13:16

UAV Protect had a very successful two days at the Commercial UAV Show on the 20th and 21st Ocobter.

There were a number of informative...

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 12:55

UAV Protect COO, James Gadbury, spoke at the Lloyd's Switzerland event in Basle on 14th October.

The event provided a discussion on the...

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 10:36

The number of UAVs at this year's Paris Air Show increased significantly, according to Flightlobal...

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 10:25

Jim Williams was the man tasked by the FAA of integrating UAVs in to the US airspace. Williams retired last week and could therefore speak freely...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 18:47

We are pleased to announce that we are now able to offer some new specialist drone insurance coverages through Lloyd's of London.

We are...

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 13:52

Who's your money on? Chris Gayle or Kevin Pietersen...

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Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 13:41

Jamie Webb, CEO and I went to AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2015 conference in Atlanta at the beginning of May and it’s been so busy since I’ve yet to...

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 12:07

Our COO James Gadbury was recently interview by Post Online magazine, which provides insurance, broker and risk management insight. Article below...

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 11:50

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the team at UAV Protect. We attended and exhibited at the SkyTech event which was hosted at the Business...

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 12:54

While our core business at UAV Protect relates to the insurance needs of operators and manufacturers worldwide every now and then we like to look...

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 10:51

We enjoyed this video from Adidas with Jason Day...

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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 12:42

As the UAV industry continues to mature and develop the regulatory issues and concerns will continue to draw attention. It's encouraging to see...

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 10:09

It's another exciting week for the team at UAV Protect. Our CEO Jamie Webb & COO James Gadbury are heading to Brussels today to participate in...

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 10:27

The project's mission was to create the first accurate 3D model of the famous Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro. Aeryon Labs used their...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 13:41

For any rugby fans, we thought you might enjoy this video of Leigh Halfpenny practising his kicking, shot from a drone.

Enjoy!

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 10:24

The recent news from the FAA & UAE really underpins the fast moving environment that the drone industry currently finds itself a part of. The...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 12:06

Our friends at Droneblog have published a recent interview with our COO James Gadbury. James takes the opportunity to discuss a number of issues...

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 14:28

UAV Protect has confirmed this week our Silver Membership with the AUVSI. In addition we are excited to announce that we will be on panels in...

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 10:23

The US Federal Aviation Administration has granted eight more exemptions to companies using small drones commercially.

The exemptions have...

Monday, January 12, 2015 - 12:49

We are delighted to welcome you to our new website: www.uav-protect.com

UAV Protect specialise...

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 18:16

You could say 2014 was year of the drone, with widespread media interest, huge sales over Christmas for hobbyist drones and a significant increase...

Monday, January 19, 2015 - 11:07

We thought you'd enjoy this video made by OK Go using a camera attached to a drone.

The video is directed by Morihiro Harano, who enlisted...

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 17:39

GeoPost, a subsidiary of La Poste, have successfully completed their initial tests for delivering small packages with automated drones.

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