- The means for active collaboration between UAVS members to form a stronger and more cohesive UAS industry
- A professional framework for manufacturers and operators to work within
- Access to information on best practice, accredited suppliers and services, certified aircraft, pilot comptence and the latest regulatory requirements
- The positive interaction between civil, commercial and military manufacturers and operators and the transfer of skills between communities
- A recognised voice for the UAS industry in the UK at the political level to government and to the UK airspace regulators:
- Formulating the future use of shared airspace both in the UK and worldwide
- Addressing the public perception of UAS
- Promoting of the ecological, environmental, societal and humanitarian benefits of these systems.
UAVS welcomes the following new members:
- Assystems UK
- Auticas Ltd
- Beyond Horizon Aerial Services (Sarawak)
- Dragonfly UAV Technologies
- ERA Technology Ltd
- Horizon AP
- MASA Ltd
- Navmar Applied Sciences (US)
- Sussex Skycam
- TSO Imaging Ltd
The following events may of interest to both members, the wider UAS/RPAS community and those considering a future in this industry:
1 Apr 14 : London : Royal Aeronatuical Society Workshop "An Introduction to Professional UAS Operations"
23 Jun 14 : Brussels : UVS International Conference "RPAS 2014"
2 Dec 14 : Brussels : UVS International "RPAS CivOps 2014"
For more information on events, please visit the Events page.
Joining UAVS is easy.
Just follow the registration process on this website.
Membership categories are:
- Large Companies
- Medium Companies
- Small Companies
- Related Organisations
- Academic Institutions
- Sole Traders or Partnerships
- Sub 20 Organisation
Subscription rates reflect the
size of the member organisation.
UAVS welcomes members from around the world.
UAVS circulates a NewsCast every quarter keeping members and other contacts informed about developments within the UAS world.
To see the latest NewsCast, click here.
Other news is divided between UAVS News, UAVS Member News and UAS Industry News.
As much as this website has some information on the history and evolution of UAS, there are more authoritive tomes on the subject. UAVS recommends two recent publications.
For more information on these books, click here.