Dangerous Goods transporting by drone: VCA – CAA Test Procedure for Crash Protected Containers
Updated: Oct 5, 2022
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The UK Vehicle Certification Agency VCA and the Civil Aviation Authority CAA have cooperated to develop a test procedure for crash protected containers for dangerous goods carried by RPAS or drones.
The Drone Office was involved in the working group discussion. Our assessment is that the proposed test procedure is pragmatic, and will certainly help the industry move forward in terms of enabling medical drone delivery.