So You Just Bought a Drone.. What's Next? Make Sure You Know the Laws Before Flying!
Posted by Amber Jones on
So you just bought your first drone! In a rush of excitement you get home, charge it up and think you're all ready to go.. but wait. There are rules and Federal Aviation Administration regulations you need to follow to fly legally. Don't get caught with a hefty penalty — or worse — prison! Follow the steps below to get up to speed on drone regulations before you take off.
Links and Resources:
Find out if your drone needs to be registered: http://federaldroneregistration.com/requireddronestoberegistered
Register your drone: https://registermyuas.faa.gov/
Find a Knowledge Testing Center: http://www.faa.psionline.com/locatefaa.html
Pilot Study Guide: https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks...
Sources: https://www.faa.gov/uas/ & http://knowbeforeyoufly.org/