UK Drone Laws For 2021 Recreational Pilots Beware!

UK Drone Laws For 2021 Recreational Pilots Beware!

So you have a drone and you want to know if you’re legal to fly, you’ve come to the right place! Welcome to a short rundown of what you need to be aware of.

Link to Ian in London’s full video:
Link to UK CAA Drone Laws Page:
Link to COPTRZ Regulations Explained:

UK CAA Registered Pilot Operator

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  1. Code[Sixx] on February 23, 2021 at 11:32 pm

    hey man how have you been. long time no see

  2. N.C SALTWATER WEEKLY on February 23, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    Great info Steve.

  3. pril250 on February 23, 2021 at 11:52 pm

    Alternatively as a hobbyist or recreational flyer you can still join a CAA recognised flying club and fly under Article 16 which is even less restricted than A2cofC in most cases with the one main caveat – no commercial flying. Worth a look if applies…..

  4. BIG DRONE FLYER77 R/C on February 23, 2021 at 11:56 pm

    A lot is going to happen here in the US as well. Cheers Steve

  5. Island RC -Duke on February 23, 2021 at 11:57 pm

    nice information on your drone laws

  6. GAZ FPV on February 24, 2021 at 12:09 am

    Brilliant Steve love the Boris Johnson impersonation. πŸ˜‚ I fly my kraton 8s do I need a license πŸ˜‚ πŸ˜‚ nice crawler you got there. πŸ‘ So like we disgust other week Steve if iv got permission on a farmers fields I’m OK. Aslong as I don’t fly in public places. πŸ‘His this wot they sayin. πŸ‘

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