Video: regulations governing the use of drones

Flying a drone can be fun. Nadia and Neal want to give it a try and arrange to meet at B├╝tschelegg on a sunny spring morning. Beforehand, however, they informed themselves about the current legal situation and attended a special course together. The video explains the most important regulations governing the use of drones.

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Last modification 01.09.2017

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The Drone guide

helps to identify drone pilots whether they are allowed to fly in desired zones without restrictions. In addition, it also indicates which permits may have to be obtained.