Drone and Model Aircraft Flying around Atlanta Regional Airport - Falcon Field

While Drone and Model Aircraft Flying in perfectly legal in some areas, there are a few regulations that need to be followed. Here are a few links to the regulations and guidelines concerning Unmanned Aircraft operations.

Model Aircraft Flying Do’s and Don’ts (Current Guidelines and Regulations)

http://www.atlantaregionalairport.com/assets/model-aircraft-drones--do-s-and-dont-s.pdf

 

Model Aircraft Operations (Additional Information)

http://www.faa.gov/uas/model_aircraft/

 

UAS Registration (Must register aircraft weighing more than .55 lbs  {1/2 lb})

http://www.faa.gov/uas/registration/

 

Know before you fly Mobile App (Best way to see if you are within 5 miles of an airport, again you responsibility is just to advise airport of proposed flight not approval required from the airport)

http://www.faa.gov/news/updates/?newsId=84508

 

Notice of Proposed Rule Making PDF (Proposed Rules by the FAA, not currently in effect but expected to be shortly)

http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/media/021515_sUAS_Summary.pdf

 

Please read all guidelines and regulations carefully as there are fines that could result from any violation.