Drone Pilot Detained for flying over football match.

By January 29, 2018Uncategorized

A drone pilot has been detained by police after flying a drove over Newport v Spurs FA football match on the 27thJanuary.

The drone was flown over the grounds, in Newport during the first half of the match.  The police then tweeted, “Anyone caught piloting a drone over Rodney Parade during the match…you could be prosecuted, we have already detained one pilot.  Please respect the occasion”

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-42847749#

 

Lee Bullock, Flight Assessor, DronePartners