Qualified Pilots and CASA Certification
Our drone pilots and all drone equipment we fly are fully certified in Australia with CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority). When you book drone aerial services through us we look after establishing any permits, paperwork and regulatory notifications that may be required prior to the shoot. , on-site safety induction for cast/crew, exclusion zone management and

Safety First Attitude
Flying drones should never be taken lightly (no pun intended). When in engaged for aerial video production we follow a strict P.I.E process on your production set:
Preparation – equipment and weather/conditions safety checks prior to every flight
Induction – on-site safety briefing and induction for your cast & crew
Exclusion – establish proper exclusion zones to manage safe lift-off and returns

Equipment and Drone Operational Insurance
All equipment we operate is fully covered by our own insurance, alleviating any equipment cover requirements on your production. We’re also comprehensively insured for our work with public liability insurance ($20m) and film production liability insurance.


We’ll work directly with your Producer, Director and/or Director of Photography to define and capture the precise shot(s) you’re after:

  • Light-weight recon drones used to scout, scope and rehearse more complex shots
  • Video monitoring feed to a Director/Video Village end point
  • On-set data management and review of aerial footage
  • Weather and other production contingencies management


We fly some of the most sophisticated drone and camera production equipment available today to deliver outstanding aerial cinematic footage for our clients:

  • Heavy lift drones capable of carrying RED cameras plus cinematic prime lenses
  • 6K RAW video acquisition using our RED Weapon 6K cameras mounted on drones
  • 1080p uncompressed real time video monitoring up to 2000 feet away
  • Drone shots featuring follow focus and lens zoom control (wireless 1500ft lens control)
  • 2K or 4K Pro-Res aerial footage available immediately on set

Follow the links below to view our drone aerial video showreel and fixed-price aerial production rental options.

Ignition Aerial Drone Production Services