The UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Forth Rail Bridge, is the latest spectacular location be captured by Bird's Eye Solutions. As well as the rail bridge, the Forth estuary is also spanned by the Forth Road Bridge and the Queensferry Crossing, which is less than a year away from completion. A mile west of the new bridge and on the north shore of the estuary, is the Rosyth dockyard, where the Royal Navy's latest and largest ever aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, is in the
The weather was perfect and a poorly adjusted body clock meant that I was wide awake at 4am, so I took the opportunity to head out to fly the Phantom 4 over the city of Hartford, Connecticut. The vast amount of concrete, complicated intersections and harsh and colourful lighting makes for interesting and sometimes abstract subject matter. More photos for the stock library!
Following a successful morning examining Flight Skills Tests, Dicky and Gareth made the best of the incredible weather to carry out some aerial filming of Albright Hussey Manor in Shropshire. Dating from 1524 and with its very own Tudor moat, the hotel is nestled in the gentle rolling hills just north of Shrewsbury. It is a favourite venue for weddings, haute cuisine and relaxing getaways. Many thanks to Paul for allowing us to fly between weddings. Video below.
Having previously completed the IDPS ground school course with Flyby Technology, Paul and Amo travelled to our site outside Shrewsbury, to show us their flying skills in the final hurdle before applying for their CAA Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO). Both passed with flying colours and we wish them the very best with their new business ventures. In addition to the aerial photography and survey work, Dicky and Gareth are consultant ground school and flight instructo