So, some of you may know about the recent FAA guidelines for flying drones. If you haven’t read these rules, you can check them out here. This exploding multi-rotor technology has legislation struggling to keep up. It is very interesting to see if the people who fly the drones are aware of the rules as well as if the people who prohibit drone flight actually know the rules themselves. There are many rules and safety precautions that go in to flying a drone properly.
In many states, there are specific laws for flying drones that a lot of people don’t know about. Many have been arrested or fined for flying where they aren’t supposed to or purposely invading a pedestrian’s privacy. There are bound to be more and more rules to surface as more and more people get their hands on drones without first taking into account the rules and regulations of their area. The best way to protect yourself and your hobby from the law is to know the law.
We discovered this infographic that shows the different rules per state as well as polls and facts about drone flying and safety. It outlines the do’s and don’t’s of aerial flight control for those interested in taking up this controversial hobby.