I'm not surprised he got fined! :Robert Knowles, 46, of Barrow-in-Furness, was fined £800 and ordered to pay costs of £3,500 at the Furness and District Magistrate court on Tuesday after being prosecuted by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). He pleaded guilty to flying a small unmanned surveillance aircraft within 50 metres of a structure..
- Robert Knowles, 46, was found to have flown his homemade aircraft into restricted airspace over a nuclear submarine facility
- He also flew his drone, which was equipped with a video camera, too close to a vehicle bridge in an illegal manoeuvre