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Coverdrone’s Free Flight Examination Drone Insurance Policy

Did you know that we offer a free, one day, flight examination policy? A policy that has proven to be extremely popular since the launch in 2018, is our free flight training cover for clients going through any flight examination with any NQE within the UK. Once registered with Coverdrone,… Read More

How Drones Can Monitor Explosive Volcanoes

As volcanoes are difficult to access and are high risk to collapse of explosion, the imaging of active volcanoes has so far been a great challenge in volcanology. However, researchers around Edgar Zorn from the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ in Potsdam, are now presenting the results of a series… Read More

Drone Industry Starts To Fly Again

Over the last few weeks, it has been a quiet time for the industry, with the majority of commercial work being halted due to current pandemic and recreational users not being allowed out to fly freely. However, with the government’s latest guidelines announced at the weekend, it appears that the… Read More

DJI Reveals New Matrice 300 RTK & Zenmuse H20 Series

Earlier today, 7th May 2020, DJI released their new commercial drone – the Matrice 300 RTK and the Zenmuse H20 Series – a hybrid multi-sensor camera. The drone manufacturer announced that ‘they have engineered this all-in-one, high-tech solution to expand possibilities and exploit areas of work that have never been explored before, for precise… Read More

In The News: Beyond Visual Line of Sight Flights (BVLOS) Takeover

Over the last few weeks, it is becoming more and more apparent that BVLOS flights are increasing, with news articles consistently mentioning a successful operation. We thought that we would combine the stories that we have seen recently below! UK’s First BVLOS Drone Inspection Trialled AmeyVTOL has successfully trailed the… Read More

Update to Coverdrone Flysafe App With Fantastic Additional Features

Today we are extremely excited to announce that our Coverdrone Flysafe App, which is free to all drone pilots, launches with a new update with fantastic additional features. In partnership with Altitude Angel, the team have been working hard to develop our mobile app, which continues to help commercial and… Read More

The Drone Industry – How The Coronavirus Has Prompted Surge In Use

It has become an unfortunate reality that many industries are suffering severely as a result of the coronavirus-induced lockdowns that are now in place across the world. However, drone companies are seeing a surge as the technology is being adopted by governments. Around the world, governments and healthcare providers have… Read More

Coverdrone’s Coronavirus Update

Coverdrone is remaining fully operational during the current economic situation and are taking the health and safety of our employees, customers and partners very seriously. Since the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), we have put in place a series of preventative measures and recommendations in accordance with Government… Read More

How Drones Are Helping To Prevent Coronavirus Spreading

Coronavirus, a virus that first began in mainland China, has now spread across the world. It is contagious and hard to contain, which means that it’s safer for many human-to-human interactions to be done remotely. China is deploying drones and robots to remotely disinfect hospitals, deliver food and enforce quarantine… Read More

Coverdrone Announce Partnership With Wingtra

As the leading commercial drone insurance provider, Coverdrone love to work with the best in the business. That is why we are excited to announce that we have partnered with Wingtra in an exclusive arrangement to be their only UK & EU drone insurance partner. Who Are Wingtra? Wingtra,… Read More

How To Prevent Flyaways With Your Mavic Mini

The DJI Mavic Mini has quickly become a popular model of choice for both commercial and recreational drone pilots. Due to its popularity, both new and experienced pilots are getting caught out by flyaways with this particular model, with the mini being blown away and the pilot being… Read More