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A Step-By-Step Guide to Becoming a Professional Drone Pilot in the UK

Find out how to become a fully qualified drone pilot in the UK with Heliguy's step-by-step infographic.

What Do UK Drone Pilots Think of CAA Regulations?

At the end of 2016, Heliguy conducted a survey to find out what UK drone pilots thought of current CAA regulations. Here are the results:

So you want to buy a Quadcopter?

Many new pilots are looking for advice on what to buy when it comes to multirotors. The sheer amount of choice on the market at the moment can be overwhelming and there is no perfect model for every pilot (despite what a few in the forums may tell you!). In this article we will look at some of the things to consider and, hopefully, by the end you will have a better idea of what you should be looking for in your next model..

DJI Mavic Pro vs GoPro Karma: Which one should I buy?

You know you have a difficult decision on your hand when two industry heavy hitters release their flagship products within mere weeks of each other. First, it was GoPro, the market leader in action cams with their first foray into the drone market with the GoPro Karma and then DJ, the market leader in aerial photography drones, with the DJI Mavic Pro. So now you’re left with the difficult decision of ‘which one should I buy?' Well we’re here to help make that decision that much easier.

DJI Mavic

Overnight DJI changed the game again! They released the DJI Mavic which has refined the camera drone space. Longer fly times, smaller form factor and more features means this will be the Christmas "go-to" gift of 2016.
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News: Walkera Airbot 280 drone with VR Racing

Exclusive look Walkera's new Airbot 280 camera / race drone.

Comparing common flight controllers

The last few years has seen an explosion of the multirotor part of the hobby and driven a huge amount of innovation in the flight controllers and the software and firmware that runs them! In this article I explore the options available and provide some advice on what may be best for you...

GoPro Karma Camera Drone

Introducing the all new GoPro Karma Camera Drone. This article has a look at the specs and the press release and tries to make sense of where the product fits in the current drone offerings that are available to the public.

DJI Mavic Pro vs GoPro Karma: Which one should I buy?

You know you have a difficult decision on your hand when two industry heavy hitters release their flagship products within mere weeks of each other. First, it was GoPro, the market leader in action cams with their first foray into the drone market with the GoPro Karma and then DJ, the market leader in aerial photography drones, with the DJI Mavic Pro. So now you’re left with the difficult decision of ‘which one should I buy?' Well we’re here to help make that decision that much easier.

How US Drone Laws are Changing

As a drone pilot, it’s important to understand the laws and regulation surrounding your hobby. These laws change from country to country, and the US laws in particular seem to be an ever growing topic the past couple years. So let’s check to see what’s happening in that space lately!
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