We are delighted to announce the appointment of Scottcopters Aerial Solutions as a UAV Academy Accredited Flight School. In this capacity Scottcopters will be delivering our CDP-C™ course including the assessment of commercial UAV pilots for their qualification. The UK CAA recognised CDP-C™ qualification will provide the basis for gaining permission from the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department for the commercial operation of UAVs in their airspace.
Scottcopters has been training pilots in Hong Kong since 2014 and offers a range of skills and knowledge based training for both commercial and recreational pilots. Alongside the CDP-C™ training, Scottcopters will provide flight and operational skills training for individuals and organisation wishing to operate UAVs commercially.
Angus Scott, the founder of Scottcopters has plenty of manned aviation experience ranging from IFR flying to flying and instructing on paragliders. Angus has been involved in flying RC models for over 40 years and has a outstanding understanding of UAVs.
The first CDP-C™ Ground school will run in Hong Kong on the 25th and 26th of February, 2017. Full details may be found here