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Laws and regulations for NC

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by riverphantom3, Dec 27, 2015.

  1. riverphantom3

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    Hello I am a new proud owner of the Phantom 3 standard and I was concerned about the laws and regulations for the state of North Carolina?
     
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    Any specific laws you're concerned about?
     
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    Yes like where I'm allowed to fly and where I'm not what counts as spying (for example: flying over a house)
     
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    Also how high I can fly without breaking any laws?
     
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    I'm not aware of any specific NC laws (no states are supposed to be making their own laws). You should be fine if you follow these guidelines.
     
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    How low planes fly?
     
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    FAA wants you below 400 feet and in line of sight. Dont fly over crowds of people.
     
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    It's best to stay below 400 feet.
     
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    What are the changes of hitting a plane?
     
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    Don't fly near planes and then there won't be a chance.
     
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    I know that lol but my home is a hot spot for planes they fly over frequently, how high do they fly?
     
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    You'd have to contact your local airport to find out. Unless they are military planes, they should not be flying anywhere near 400 feet.
     
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    What about 1,100 feet?
     
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    No idea. Luckily, you won't be flying anywhere close to 1,100 feet.
     
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    Define 'hot spot'. Crop dusters at 100 ft, end of runway, scenic area....
     
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    you live in a hotspot for planes, came close to hitting one today, and you want to go higher? you realize a drone can take down a plane, helicopter, etc right?
     
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    A lot of passenger planes
     
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