BALPA RPAS working Group

mid-meeting update March 2016

progress and activity repot

RPAS technology and business is developing rapidly, and the RPASWG has been busy facing the many challenges this presents.
Highlights-
  • Short, medium and long term RPAS strategy agreed and underway
  • Discussions with Amazon Prime Air.
  • Talks with Thales into conducting a RPAS detector survey of LHR or LGW area
  • Collaboration with MAA on RPAS collision testing
Amazon Prime Air

Influencing key players and those in power

BALPA RPASWG will be active in Westminster in 2016

BALPA will be speaking at a security related event in Westminster in May and we are also planning our own RPAS briefing after the summer recess, and the referendum result, in September.

Next RPASWG meeting

21st April @1330-1645.