First UAS/Drone use in Kenya

HFS provides the first Legal use of a UAS/Drone in Kenya

July 2016

The HFS drone team of Jeremy Braben - Aerial DoP, Peter Ayriss - Pilot and camera AC - Becky Lee flew to Nairobi and conducted the first legal drone flight ever sanctioned in Kenya. "The permit for import and film flights followed months of negotiating and consultations with the Kenyan Civil Aviaition Authority (KCAA) and the Office of the President" said Derek Desmond, HFS Operations Manager.

The HFS team provided aerial footage with their Aerigon Heavy lift UAS with Red Weapon and Zeiss primes for a major Netflix Series being shot around the globe with HFS providing aerials in nearly all the locations.