Australia is bringing in drone registration and accreditation

Australia has been working on its drone rules for the past few years which have been fairly laid back and not enforced. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) plans to change this by bringing in drone registration and accreditation to crackdown on illegal flights. Australia is bringing in drone registration and accreditation CASA sent out… Continue reading Australia is bringing in drone registration and accreditation

New drone safety apps in partnership with CASA

Last year when CASA retired its own drone safety app, ‘Can I Fly There?’ it promised to work with 3rd parties to bring more options and a better solution to the market. CASA first achieved that with Google’s Wing Aviation making the OpenSky app. A few months later and two new apps are out for… Continue reading New drone safety apps in partnership with CASA

Know your drone, a message from CASA

CASA is once again promoting drone safety in the latest email sent out. Drones are becoming a common sight in the skies around Australia, and this means more pilots need to learn the rules and fly responsibly. CASA has been working with companies and manufacturers to create safer skies for drones, planes, and helicopters.

Drone online portal and signage comes into use in Australia

For the last few years, Australia has been playing catch up with the massive increase of consumer drones being flown around. Today CASA has let us know that drone signs will be rolling out around the country with some additions to the CASA portal. An email sent out by CASA, it states that over the… Continue reading Drone online portal and signage comes into use in Australia

Australian drone laws

Drone laws, not only in Australia are confusing, to say the least. From many first pilots not knowing there are even any drone laws to seasoned pilots only knowing a few of the laws. This article aims to support all drone pilots in Australia to fly safe, stay out of trouble, and to know your… Continue reading Australian drone laws