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  1. eBirder

    Looking for a bit of guidance with FAA laws

    I have a Mavic Mini 2 and have a few places I have some questions about.
  2. D

    Mavic Air 2 FAA Classification?

    So with the new FAA regulations, can anyone tell me how to determine what classification the Mavic Air 2 is? Noob pilot and trying to get as much info as I can to ensure both safe and legal flying. Category 1: A Category 1 drone represents “a low risk of injury” to humans and therefore...
  3. bcfd29

    Upcoming FAA Online Training: Part 107 updates for 2021

    received from the email list serve this morning: see links for registration, training is usually GOOD and FREE: Link to register: FAA - FAASTeam - FAASafety.gov FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education You have asked us to notify you when a webinar is scheduled that meets your...
  4. wilmutiny3

    New Mavic Air2 pilot! working on part 107 studying...

    Hey guys! I'm not a new drone pilot, but new to Mavic Air 2. I've previously had the Mavic Mini, but finally upgraded. My air 2 arrives on Friday 3/12/21. I'm looking into getting my commercial license and have noticed there's a ridiculous amount of guides, videos and courses and possibly...
  5. theDRONEranger

    Caution with the new DJI FPV

    Dear forum members, I strongly urge each and every one of you to seek advice concerning the new DJI FPV drone combo. With the new FPV proffering comes responsibility. As each and every country has different rules pertaining to piloting a UAS, I would highly recommend you check your home...
  6. S

    Please help

    So am I the novice Recreational flyer (dont have PART 107) when it comes to FAA registration and all. My question is I got the Class D airport authorization from FAA to fly. but in the PDF they provided under the 'Coordination and Communication requirements section " they mentioned an email and...
  7. R

    Need informaton on US Drone Regulations

    Can you share info. / relevant threads about the steps a beginner pilot should keep in mind after buying a Drone? (Removed the article link that I put earlier as experts advised that it had some errors)
  8. J

    Rule Changes Since 2017

    Hi All, As a quick background, I had a Phantom 3 Pro back in 2017(ish) but ended up selling it for a variety of reasons. I'm now thinking of picking up a Mavic 2 Pro and getting back into the hobby. I was looking at the rules on the FAA site and noticed quite a few changes, but wanted to make...
  9. M

    Entering approval to fly

    I'm having trouble getting my djigo4 app to accept my authorization to fly in class D airspace. I have my FAA approval logged in and the app and the aircraft show that this has been accepted. I still get an error message stating that my RTH path will go through a no fly zone and it will not let...
  10. Fishrelish

    Is the DJI sub 250 gram drone going to be the standard for drones in the future?

    So does anyone think the new standard for drones coming out in the future will be the sub 250 gram size? Obviously, DJI put the first one out but I wonder how many other manufactures are going to make one cramming high tech in such a small platform in the months to come as long as the FAA will...
  11. Drone Master

    FAA is now hiring New Entry Level Air Traffic Controllers!

    Perhaps you may qualify and help make a difference! We need all the help we can get! Jobs
  12. theDRONEranger

    Hello FAA (or Nat'l Equalivent) or . . . Confessions Are Good For The Soul

    It really does give me humor and horror when I read and realize how many pilots out there, (in the many wonderful lands around the globe), lend themselves to self confession. Examples are varied and many of the violations. Violations either by mistake or on purpose. Violations such as "I did...
  13. theDRONEranger

    Drone nickname change on FAA www.

    Anyone have any idea how to change the nickname of a drone on the FAA registration page?
  14. D

    No fly indicator

    Why when in R-4006 controlled airspace in Heathsville, VA with a restriction of 3500’ and up do many apps I look at show it as a no fly zone?
  15. mikeGR

    Flying in SFO and LAS under section 336

    Hi fellow drone pilots, Visiting San Francisco and Las Vegas for a couple of days next week and taking my MP with me. I have registered my drone with FAA under section 336 (since I am a tourist) and downloaded the B4UFLY app to check where I can fly and where I can't . Well, it seems that all...
  16. H

    FAA Facebook LIVE Q&A

    Received email from FAA. Drone pilots! Join our Facebook LIVE Q&A: Airspace for Drone Pilots Please join FAA Safety Inspector Kevin Morris and our team of experts on April 25 at 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET for a Facebook Live Question and Answer session on why airspace matters when you are...
  17. B

    Where does the sky become FAA?

    I don't think this has even been hammered out yet in the courts, but where does the sky come under the jurisdiction of the FAA? I asked because there is an interesting story over here: NASCAR teams up with DroneShield to bring down unwanted drones at racing events Basically NASCAR has...
  18. I

    Registered your Mavic with the FAA? Better check what info is made Public

    If you registered your Drone in USA with FAA, 107 etc then you need to check what info is open to the public... make sure you do it ASAP
  19. R

    A Drone Flying Above The Clouds

    Before making a fuss about FAA 400ft please read YouTube video description Thanks for watching
  20. Ziz ONE

    3 Maps, 0 Clues

    So the title is a bit misleading, I have somewhat of a clue to what i am looking at, but would really appreciate some guidance. I had three phone Apps, with somewhat sinilar yet different displays for my area. I know in general what is where in my area, like the international airport, the...