About Us

Drone technicians

Welcome to Survey Drones Ireland

Our experience of piloting drones ranges from the Irish Defence Forces Military UAV programme, right through to the commercial Surveying / Construction and Surveillance industries across many countries.

As an IAA approved Registered Training Facility, our Instructors have over 12 years professional experience flying Small Unmanned Aircraft and 10 years training people to fly drones. We are part of Survey Instrument Services Limited, supplying surveying instrumentation in Ireland for over 45 years.

With thousands of hours recorded on dedicated drone flights and trained hundreds of students for their Pilot Competency Certificate, our Instructors have successfully completed manufactures training on all of the following SUA aircraft:

FIXED WING
Sensefly eBee Plus
Intel MaVinci Sirus Pro
Smartplanes Freya
ROTARY
Aibotix X6
Aibot SX/CX
Intel/Asc-Tec Falcon 8 Trinity

We are proficient users of the entire range of DJI products, from the Mavic Pro right through to the M600 series platforms.

OUR MISSION AND GOAL

TO TRAIN AND PROMOTE THE SAFE USE OF SMALL UNMANNED AIRCRAFT (SUA) FOR USERS IN ALL TYPES OF OPERATIONS WITHIN THE RURAL AND URBAN COMPLEX AIRSPACE.

To Become the foremost leader in Ireland for all SUA training and consultancy across all operations.  We strive to promote the safe use of SUA for both the recreational and commercial sectors.  We are on hand to help advise all users of SUA and to work with our clients to become licensed, proficient users to successfully complete the tasks at hand, while safely pushing the limits for the innovative use of drones.

Drone in Ireland

Licencing LICENCING

From beginners to advanced Drone Pilots, we provide the full range of courses to
become a registered commercial pilot with the IAA.

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Training TRAINING

With practical flight experience across all Small Unmanned Aircraft operations from 3D Modelling, Photography and Visual Inspections, we provide training on the complete workflow required.

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Consultancy CONSULTANCY

With our vast experience, we are available to advise you on how to understand, develop and execute all types of Small Unmanned Aircraft operations.

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