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  1. H

    Zambian drone regulations

    Dear fellow drone operators, I'm looking tot take my Mavic Pro with me next year when I'm traveling to Zambia. The only issue being the fact that I am stuck on the regulations, and contact from both the CAA and embassy as some suggested I should try and contact, are not getting me anywhere...
  2. Brojon

    Traveling Europe with drones.

    My wife is going to a conference next year then spending some time in University libraries doing research. So I will have some time ( a couple of weeks) to wander about and take my time with drone photography. I plan on taking my Mavic Pro and my Spark. Along with a small mirrorless digital...
  3. Carljames72

    Please read. Possible future for drone hobbyists

    I am attaching a link to a video regarding insight to the possible future of drone hobbyists. If you enjoy flying your drones, and follow the laws laid out by FAA then it is definitely worth 10;minutes of your time. If you don’t have your drone registered and don’t follow the guidelines...
  4. K

    City of Ranchos Palos Verdes, CA Drone “Laws”

    Hi fellow pilots. This is my first post here but I have had my Mavic Air with me for a couple months. I live in Southern California and I flew around but the drone laws here are killing me. Here’s the latest example: http://www.rpvca.gov/DocumentCenter/View/8623/Drone-Policy I wanted to fly my...
  5. A

    Night Waiver Recommendations

    Hi Guys, I need some help here. My waiver got denied & I thought I was very thorough in my application. Can anyone help point out what I am missing? I'm new to this, constructive feedback only please. Thanks in advance. Part of my drone business includes aerial photography & videography of...
  6. CanyonRunVideos

    State, County & City laws, ordinances or codes that restrict U.S. airspace legal?

    Hello brother's and sister's Remote Pilots, It seems that there are more and more State, County and City laws, ordinances and codes that are trying to control the airspace of The United States of America! As sUAS pilots we need to know the truth about these state, county and city regulations...
  7. P

    Reasonable Iceland drone rules

    i thought this to be a practical approach to drone rules. Much more practical than the US rules. Recognizes the low level most hobbits drones fly doesn’t conflict with aircraft. The distance from buildings seems a bit overkill to me. With regards to “Public Buildings” it depends on definition...
  8. szh

    Regulations in Germany (2018) and reliability of Airmap

    I am looking for reliable, complete, and up-to-date information on drone regulations in Germany, as well as practical advice on flying there. There are several web pages and forum posts on this topic, but most seem incomplete, or they do not fully agree with each other. I do not speak German...
  9. 51 Drones

    FAA Regulations for Hobbyists - The Latest.

    You know I love self-promoting guys. ;) But it's valuable stuff. Check it out.
  10. E

    San Diego Presentation - Ask the UAS Drone Experts Live

    Ask the UAS / UAV and Drone Experts Live Date and Time:. Wednesday, December 20, 2017, starting at 6 pm Pacific Standard Time Speaker(s): Jeff Riolo and other sUAS Leaders Brief Description: This is your chance to Ask the Experts in Panel Discussion Recreation / Hobby, Commercial, & Public...
  11. C

    My close encounter

    Hey guys, this is my first post on this website as I only had my mavic for 2 weeks. But I'm glad to be here and would like open an interesting discussion based on my recent encounter. Let me start by saying that I'm a current aviation safety student with a uas minor. Next year I'd be seeking to...
  12. TheAirTrafficPodcast

    The Air Traffic Podcast

    What's up fellow pilots! My partner Chris and I are both Air traffic Controllers that fly drones in our spare time, we started a podcast about ATC but we talk about different topics in the aviation industry. Episode 3 we talk a little about Drones. We hope you enjoy and If you do, please...
  13. 3

    Drone strikes commercial aircraft (Canada)

    3.5 km from the airport and 450m up. This won’t help with the fight to amend the current interm drone regulations. It only takes one idiot... Drone strikes commercial aircraft in Quebec: Garneau
  14. K

    Flying in Denmark

    Hey guys, I am a new Mavic pilot and I gotta tell it was very exciting at first, I brought my drone to Lithuania, made some nice videos and pictures, but I live in Copenhagen and it was very disappointing to find out that I can't even fly in my city... i was wondering if there is anyone from...
  15. M

    Heads up, The train is in the tunnel.

    I am lucky that my local Library subscribes to 'Rotor Drone Magazine', the July/August 2017 issue has two priceless articles for drone owners. The first is on studying and passing the 107 test. The most important one though is about, WHY THE DRONE INDUSTRY NEEDS YOUR HELP. It is about the new...
  16. I

    Going to Canada...What to take?

    Head to Canada net week, just gone through the revised drone regs, and looked at the public consultation on proposed future regs...... wow. What to pack? for a country with a fair amount of movie & TV production, seem to be restricting a great film making tool....
  17. GoodGuy

    NEW Drone Regulations in Canada

    https://www.tc.gc.ca/media/documents/ca-opssvs/Flying_for_fun_EN-V6.pdf Transport Canada is relaxing its restrictions on recreational drone users -- eliminating rules for pilots on how close they can fly the devices around animals, buildings, and other structures. The updated safety measures...
  18. J

    Heliport & Air Park Regulations and Q's

    Hello everyone, I'm brand new to this forum and also brand new to drones. I recently purchased a DJI Mavic Pro and I have a bunch of questions. I'm aware that you need to notify (not get permission) airports and heliports if you're going to be flying within a 5 mile radius. My question is: When...
  19. F

    Has anyone traveled to Brazil or Canada recently?

    Hi! Has anyone traveled to Brazil or Canada recently? I'm trying to gather some information on how and where to register a drone, and other possible requirements in those countries... Any solid information is welcome! Thanks in advance! Rod.
  20. Lou

    Canada Eases Drone Rules

    Not sure if this has been picked up elsewhere but I noticed today that there have been some some subtle but significant changes to the Canadian drone rules. Here's the 'new' version... (bold by me) • within 90 m above the ground or lower • at least 30 m away from vehicles, vessels, and the...