U.K. Air Accident Investigators Using UAVs To Survey Crashes

LONDON — Britain’s Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) is using small lightweight UAVs to conduct surveys of accident sites. The UAVs have been used at the sites of 16 crashes around the U.K., said Stuart Hawkins, a senior inspector of air accidents delegates to the AAIB. Hawkins spoke at the...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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