Flying a Drone

Federal Aviation Administration Rules

The mission of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is to uphold the safest, most efficient aerospace system possible. The FAA is responsible for the regulation of all civil aviation -- including unmanned aerial vehicles.

For all sUAS operations in FDK Class D controlled Airspace, you MUST have an FAA Airspace Authorization to fly anywhere in controlled airspace. To obtain approval, use: 

For more information on drone-specific FAA rules and regulations, explore the following:

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