Drone Assist UK

Help to ensure you’re flying your drone safely in the UK using Drone Assist, the drone safety app from Altitude Angel.

*** NOTE: A free account is required in order to use Drone Assist. Drone Assist provides information for the UK only. Your email address and mobile phone number are required in order to send you urgent safety announcements about the areas in which you've told us you want to fly. Your personal details aren't sold or used for marketing purposes. For full details, please read our privacy policy. ***

Drone Assist provides location-based information on areas of airspace to avoid or in which extreme caution should be exercised, as well as on ground hazards that may pose safety, security or privacy risks.

Many drone pilots don’t realise that there are rules, set by the UK Civil Aviation Authority, for where and how you can fly your drone. This app will help you to abide by those rules, providing a tool to assist you in enjoying flying your drone whilst protecting your safety and the safety of other airspace users.


View areas of controlled airspace, such as airfields and airports, where flying a drone could be hazardous or prohibited

View ground hazards, such as schools, overhead power lines and sports venues, flying close to which may raise security, privacy or safety concerns and could breach UK rules on drone flying

Easily connect to www.dronesafe.uk, which provides you with further information on the rules around drone flying in the UK, including the CAAs Dronecode, information on CAA-approved training courses and other useful resources.
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What’s new

You will now only be asked for additional flight plan details if your flight intersects a UTM approval zone
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Additional information

13 January 2022
Current Version
Requires Android
5.0 and up
Content rating
Interactive Elements
Shares info, Shares location
Offered By
Altitude Angel
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