Wellington branch - Monthly meeting & presentation on UAV Regulation
DATE: THURSDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2018 SPEAKER: Isaac Henderson SUBJECT: UAV Regulation TIME: 5:30pm for 6:00pm start VENUE: XERO Building, Cnr Wakefield/Taranaki St, 19-23 Taranaki St, Level 3, Wellington
Isaac Henderson will give a presentation on UAV Regulation. Isaac's presentation will address the regulatory environment for unmanned aircraft internationally and within New Zealand, key regulatory considerations for RPAS operators (both recreational and commercial), and some ideas for changing the regulatory environment in order to better balance aviation safety with the economic potential of the sector.
Also this month is Wings over Wairarapa, 22 - 24 February. The Royal Aeronautical Society NZ Division is running in association with Wings over Wairarapa (WOW), CAA (including New Southern Skies) and The Honourable Company of Air Pilots a mini symposium titled "Is New Zealand Aviation Ready for the Future" on Friday 22 February 1300 – 1700 at Hood Aerodrome, Masterton (the symposium is free to attend).
Details of the symposium are in the 'Wings & Things'.