1. Maddog

    Good drone news resource

    I recently discovered that AOPA has a great drone news section online. Lots of good information on drone use and regulation. Drones - AOPA
  2. 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: From the application intro: Drone Aware - GR (DAGR) is a real-time UAS (drone)...
  3. J

    Drone study

    Hi Everyone, I am drone pilot for more than 3 years, therefore I decided to run my Thesis on Drones, Drones are the future of humanity, for patrolling, shipping, lives savings, inspection, transportation and other applications, As part of my Thesis I decided to run a study regarding pilots...
  4. @

    Indonesia(Bali) drone laws can anyone help me out

    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...
  5. egodinho

    Regulations everywhere, even in Punta Cana

    Guys, just a tip and information. I arrived yesterday in Punta Cana and the aduana apprehends my Solo, because according them since last year you need to have a authorization to fly and the regulation agency didn't work in weekends. My fault to don't check this before, but it's a little...
  6. clackey

    FAA to states: Back off and leave drone regulation to us

    "According to the FAA, 45 states considered some sort of drone law in 2015. That included California, where bills to stop drones from flying over private property and increasing criminal penalties for reckless drone operators were vetoed by Gov. Jerry Brown. Some cities have also been trying to...
  7. Maddog

    Paradise Valley, AZ bans drones

    Paradise Valley approves UAV regulations for private, commercial use - Town of Paradise Valley Independent New Submission Paradise Valley becomes first town in Arizona to regulate drones Yesterday the town of Paradise Valley, AZ enacted an ordinance banning drones except: When flown on...
  8. D

    Drone industry needs self-regulation?

    I think everyone on this forum recognizes there is a 80/20 thing going on with drone incidents like this one Someone crashed a drone into Seattle's Great Wheel. A small number of drone flyers are making novice mistakes, feeding the fear mongering news cycle and adding fuel to the drive for more...
  9. Burkeam

    Why do I have to be a pilot? -explained

    I do I have to be a pilot to fly my UAS/UAV/Drone? For now hobbyist can fly their drones but the time is coming where this flying is going to be more regulated. Currently only commercial UAS operators need to be a pilot. The day might come where the hobbyist will be very restricted to their...