The European Unmanned Systems Centre (EuroUSC™) is Europe's leading independent Light UAS Accreditation Specialist for assessing 'Airworthiness & Pilot Qualifications'.
EuroUSC™ is the UK CAA Qualified Entity (Approved Organisation DAI/9932/09) for assessing the ‘Airworthiness’ of Light Unmanned Aircraft Systems of 150Kg and below. The Light UAS Scheme™ (LUASS™) covers the Design, Construction (including functionality of embedded FCS software), Airworthiness, Operation, Pilot/Crew Qualifications and Exemption or Permission to Operate. For details download the LUASS™ Guide and Organisation Accreditation leaflet and then review this site.
Now available UK CAA CAP 722 5th Edition published 2012-08-10.
UK CAA Basic Principles for Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Basic National UAS Certificate (BNUC™) is the new UAS specific Pilot & Crew qualification - Valid in the UK and other specified countries.
BNUC™/BNUC-S™ Pilot Qualification Candidate Guide, International Course dates and Examination dates: Download BNUC-S™ Candidate Guide February 2013 edition and BNUC-S™ Fees, Terms & Conditions - See link for Examination, Course dates and Booking
The BNUC-S™ qualification for systems <20Kg consists of two parts:
PART 1 - Ground School Examination (Course held by EuroUSC™ or Accredited Organisation) and
PART 2 - Flight Test Examination (Training by Accredited Flight Schools or Accredited Manufacturer's Course). See below for current list and free subscription to EuroUSC™ Updates, Bulletins and Newsletters:
- Main Website - UAS Airworthiness and Operations
- Training - UAS Pilot & Crew Qualifications
- Training - Accredited UAS Flight Schools
- Accredited UAS Manufacturers
- Accredited UAS Operators
EuroUSC™ are active in most European countries - for further information e-mail Admin
Light UAS Scheme™, LUASS™, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Scheme™, RPASS™, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Assessment Scheme™, RPASAS™, BNUC™ and BNUC-S™ are trademarks of the European Unmanned Systems Centre