Xplorate BVLOS Corridors - Queensland

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    Start 10/06/2024
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    Robert  Taylor
    Xplorate Pacific

    Xplorate Pacific has received approval from CASA to conduct BVLOS operations in Queensland.


    Xplorate Pacific will conduct research and development, as well as photogrammetry, in support of oil and gas providers.


    Key Details:

    Operational height: Below 1150 ft Above Ground Level (AGL)

    Operational times: Day and night

    Drone in operation: SDO 50 V3

    Operational boundary: See weblink at the bottom of this page.


    The drone operators will monitor the relevant CTAF and BN CEN frequencies. The SDO 50 V3 drone is equipped with ADS-B In and Out, and the operator will be monitoring ADS-B traffic. A NOTAM will be published for all BVLOS operations.


    Xplorate has a collective experience of over 100 years in piloted aviation and strives for Zero Harm to our people, the community, and the environment. Safety is in our DNA which is why from inception Xplorate has set the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) Standard for Aviation Operations as its base standard that will assist in the safe, effective, and efficient management of uncrewed aviation operations. Any assistance you can provide in helping us maintain safety standards is much appreciated. Together, we aim to establish effective communication protocols before and during flights to ensure safety and avoid conflicts.

    Submitted by

    Robert Taylor
    Xplorate Pacific

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