UK Drone Show 2016 What’s On, Who’s Going, and why you should be there!

Who's Going, What's on, and why you should be there.

The UK Drone Show is Europe's largest and most exciting gathering of drones, drone racers, RC cars, robot fighting and consumer technology all under one roof.

The UK Drone Show returns to the NEC in December, bringing the biggest industry names back to the UK. Technology giant Panasonic is sponsoring the event for a second year, joined for 2016 by drone industry leaders DJI and Parrot. The Show is also being supported by the CAA, Ofcom, Yuneec, eHang, Avensys and many more.

With a wide range of exhibitors including the country’s leading retailers and independent specialists, Europe’s largest drone show is a must for the whole drone community.  New attractions have now been added to the show’s line up including:

The NEW Drone Racing iSeries with world champion Luke Bannister and DRL pilot Tom Smith. The UK Tech Zone, showcasing the latest in smart home technology. Innovation Zone, the latest from the UK’s top Inventors. Live drone workshops and expert industry speakers. The RC Car Zone featuring racing demonstrations.

Oliver O’Brien, director of the UK Drone Show added “The drone sector in the UK has seen another year of strong growth with more new products being brought to market by these key players and by an amazing range of UK independent producers and suppliers. We’re excited to be increasing the show area and to bring many additional attractions and features to this year’s show. It makes the UK Drone Show not only a great place to see all the latest in drones, but also the best in RC cars, consumer home technology and more.”

The UK Drone Show is at the NEC, Halls 17 and 18, on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December 2016. Tickets available from: