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Contingency planning for drone projects

Commercial UAV operators need to keep their aircraft flying. Clients don’t like excuses and although Coverdrone insurance is there to help with the financial burden of a claim, contingency planning will give everyone reassurance that projects can be completed. Many drone businesses boast a fleet of small unmanned aircraft. As… Read More

Coverdrone at Commercial UAV Show November 2018

We are very excited to be attending for the fifth consecutive year the Commercial UAV Show from 14th – 15th November 2018 at the ExCel, London. The Commercial UAV Show is Europe’s largest exhibition and sponsored conference for commercial UAV professionals which brings people together from across Europe and beyond. Read More

Introducing Coverdrone’s new Marketing Manager: Jess Brown

As the UK’s leading provider of worldwide commercial drone insurance,  we have expanded our team via the appointment of our new Marketing Manager – Jess Brown. Jess, formerly employed at Bentley Motors Ltd, will join our team at Coverdrone who boast over ten years of experience in dealing with drone… Read More

Drones with artificial intelligence

The use of smartphones, the Internet of Things and better data connection speeds are opening up new opportunities for commercial drone operators. But how does artificial intelligence help drones? Read More

EU pushes new rules for drones

The daily Brexit debates continue, but Members of the European Parliament have backed a revision of aviation safety rules to ensure that the future use of drones is safe for everyone across Europe. Read More

Making the claim process easier for drone users

When the unthinkable happens and you or your drone are involved in an incident that requires a claim to be handled, it can be frustrating if you are kept waiting. Time is money. Coverdrone tries to make the process easy to follow…  Read More

Drone use increasing in construction

The widespread use of commercial drones across many industries is reported daily, but a recent study has found that UAV growth in the construction sector is accelerating fastest. Read More

Send in the insurance assessor drones

Sometimes just flying drones isn’t enough. Throw two experienced cinematographers into the mix and you get Echo Alfa, a dynamic combination that offers clients a creative aerial twist…  Read More

Can drones help to save the planet?

Drones, robots and machine learning are all about new thinking and innovative solutions, and small unmanned aerial vehicles are now helping to plant the forests of the future. Read More

New drone laws introduced

The UK government has introduced new laws for drone users aimed at increasing safety as the number of small unmanned aerial vehicles continues to increase.  Read More

Can drones fuel UK growth?

Drones now crop up in every walk of life. The opportunities to add value to existing services are increasing, and research from Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) suggests that the use of UAVs can help to boost the British economy by £42bn by 2030…    Read More

TV role for UAS Flight Ops drones

Surveillance photography can offer clients a range of covert services, but there’s no hiding place when you provide outstanding footage for Channel 4’s Hunted programme. Coverdrone chats to commercial drone operator Jason Woodcock from UAS Flight Ops… Read More