Corporate Member Historic Houses association


Malcolm Wayland: Payload Operator and Observer 

Highly experienced Civil Airline Pilot,  current Private pilot, qualified UK CAA Flying Instructor, CAA Multi Crew Co-operation Course (MCC) Instructor and a Director of the Cranfield based Azure Flying Club

Our Interests..........

  • Aerial videography & photography particularly of large Country Houses
  •  Orthomosaic Mapping
  • Buildings inspections
  • 360° panoramic photography & interactive tours both aerial & ground.

Video Drone Services is a Corporate member of the Historic House Association
We are happy to consider any proposals that we feel could be accomplished within the day & night operations conditions of our  
CAA Permit for Commercial Operations. 

Andy Hibbert: Chief Payload Operator and Observer

Highly experienced RAF Electronics Engineer,  RC model flyer, British Model Flying Association (BMFA) Examiner and Club Instructor

Ian Wilde:  Owner and Chief Pilot

 BNUC-S qualified multi – rotor pilot,  highly experienced RAF and Civil Airline Pilot, UAV (Drone) Consultant with Access Aviation expert witness & consultancy services, current Private pilot, co-builder/owner of Rutan Long-Ez canard light aircraft (G-BOOX) and highly experienced RC model flyer, including jet aircraft 

Meet the Team............

Jackie WildeObserver

Retired Airline Cabin Crew Manager with a keen interest in Stately Homes, Gardens & Art

Andy & Malcolm act as both safety observers and camera/gimbal operators for VDS on a contract basis and are fully trained on all our equipment and CAA approved procedures. Jackie also acts as safety observer and is available as back up or if an extra pair of eyes are required.