Following several years of negotiations, the CAA has today issued ‘UAS 7068’ – UAS implementing regulation article 16 operational authorisation. Operational Authorisation UAS 7806 is available here.
When the rules change on 31st December 2020 this authorisation will allow association members to enjoy privileges beyond the new rules. Such as:
A new FPV UK Handbook accompanies the authorisation.
You must familiarise yourself with the authorisation and the FPV UK handbook before flying under its terms. There are certain requirements to report accidents and incidents when flying which are relevant when flying under the extra privileges allowed by the authorisation.
Once you are familiar with the authorisation and are happy to fly within it’s terms simply log into your FPV UK account and tick the box next to: ‘I have read and understood the conditions and restrictions of the Article 16 Operational Authorisation’
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