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  1. dangerd

    Help your fellow pilot! UK Needs help Important!

    The UK CAA is conducting a survey which will be very important to the people who fly drones in the UK, the survey is open to anyone no matter what country you’re in. Taking flight: the future of drones in the UK Take the time to make Sure that the UK does not pass draconian laws on your...
  2. O

    California State Parks - Where can you really fly?

    Hi, Since flying drones is not illegal in California State Parks (unless said otherwise in the Park's rules), I've scanned most of the California State Parks website and wrote down any drone reference I could find. Here are the (very sad) results, I hope it will be useful for other drone...
  3. R

    Pilots GENEVA Switzerland

    Hello to everyone, im as searching for pilots from Geneva (as well from the rest of the Swiss) to share experiences on how to fly legally in GENEVA , because im having a LOT of problems here. and to fly together :) Thank you Nikola
  4. Mimis Simos

    Greece drone rules - DAGR

    Hello all, this is an information post regarding drone rules in Greece. The only official source regarding drone flying in Greece is Hellenic CAA's Drone Aware - GR (also called DAGR, website: dagr.hcaa.gr). From the application intro: Drone Aware - GR (DAGR) is a real-time UAS (drone)...
  5. jlazz447

    (Need Advice) Commercial Shoot of Private Property

    Hello All! I have a difficult question I was hoping someone could shed some light on for me... I was recently contacted by a production company that wanted to use my drone video they saw online for part of a episode in their upcoming television show. The video was taken about a year ago and...
  6. RWSmith

    Congested Area (CAA)

    Hello all, this is my first posting on this forum so this question also serves simultaneously as my greeting to you all. I've very recently purchased my first drone, a Phantom 3 Adv, and I'm rather keen to stay within the rules and regulations - getting shut down serves no purpose to anyone...
  7. John Gowland

    Restricted areas - how do you know?

    I took this video not long ago A few days ago I met a guy new to drones, as am I. I told him where I took the video and he indicated it could be in a restricted area and to get an app by the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority, its called CASA. Sure enough it was way into a restricted...
  8. P

    Understanding AirMap & others

    Hey Everyone, Ok, so I'm not new here and not new to flying, but I have recently acquired my Part 107 certification and will begin marketing aerial photography and videography through my creative design business, and I was wondering if you all have any advice regarding AirMaps and other online...
  9. thefrisbee995

    Flying near a wind farm? (UK)

    So I have a question - they've just finished building an off-shore wind farm. Provided I keep line of sight, is there any law against flying near to record the change of scenery? I'm talking about staying about 100ft away.
  10. D

    Drones “Should Also Be On Associations’ Agendas"

    The legal article linked below was blogged by an attorney targeting associations (HOAs) and real estate developers claiming: ". . . the use of drones raises novel legal issues that developers and associations should consider and plan for. Developers should consider including certain...
  11. Mike2A

    Drone Law in Maryland

    Recently had a friend ambushed by a 'caretaker' while flying at a local municipal park and told it was against Baltimore City law to fly any drones in any Baltimore City Parks. For sake of this discussion, he was flying within all FAA requirements. Discussed with an attorney friend of mine and...
  12. P

    Drone Laws in Portugal

    Hello, My friends and I are visiting Lisbon this week-end and I was wondering if I would take my P4P with me. Does anyone know the laws about droning in Portugal and especially in Lisbon. Thx for your help guys.
  13. rengle02

    New Drone Law in my area.

    Del. Minchew’s drone trespassing bill gains approval | LoudounTimes.com If you catch a drone trespassing on your private property, the unmanned aircraft's operator will now face a class one misdemeanor.
  14. Z

    Indonesia(Bali) drone laws

    I fly out to bali next week and would love to take my drone. i have no problems with the airport side of things but more so the local laws over there. I've read on some sources that you need to apply for a licence and all this other stuff if your drone has a camera. but without a camera as long...
  15. O

    Latest drone status in UK

    Hi all, Apologies if this has been covered elsewhere recently, a quick search didn't bring it up. I now have my ifrst drone, a lovely P3S and am about to set off to fly it and hopefully not crash it immediately! I heard on the UK news only a few days ago that they (government, CAA or whatever...
  16. camfirstflyer

    New Regs for Drones in Canada

    Drone knowledge testing 'to avoid disaster' part of Transport Canada rules proposal Summary: - Device registration - Knowledge test - Age limits (14-16 years) - Liability insurance for recreational drones over 250 grams (9 oz.) meanwhile it will be easier to get commercial license: "You go...
  17. E

    OK to fly over people when flying inside buildings?

    After studying for the sUAS operators (part 107) test I understand we cannot fly legally over people without a waiver. That is fine for me as I can get the shots I need for work without flying over people anyway. But I've been seeing footage in ads and online where a drone is flying over...
  18. PaulSouthport

    Spain, Alicante - legality

    Hi all I'm flying to Alicante and staying in Torrevieja for a week in early October. I know I can take my P2V on the plane, and it all fits in the carry-on, but what is the current state of regulations out there now? I see various posts ranging from all fine to don't fly anywhere. Where I am...
  19. Gary Vaughan

    Going to Australia with P4 - any suggestions

    So I live in the US and I'll be traveling to Australia in November and I'm thinking of taking my P4 with me. I've been looking around to see if I can fly it in Sydney and other surrounding areas that I'll be visiting and there doesn't seem to be a ton of information (and I'm afraid of getting...
  20. Z

    Stranded Crash On Business Building (No permission to access property)

    On Tuesday, August 30th, I ended up losing signal with a return to home altitude that was too low and caused my drone to crash on a building (160 ft high). I met a security guard who was cool enough to go out of his way to check the roof where he is not allowed to be and has confirmed the drone...