It will soon be legal to fly drones at night and near buildings


Last Friday the Council of Ministers approved a Royal Decree through which The regulatory framework that regulates the use of remote-controlled drones is expanded In our country. Thanks to this extension, you will now be able to use your remotely controlled vehicle in the vicinity of buildings, towns, outdoor gatherings and even at night.

As specified, this Royal Decree has been developed with the aim of be able to adapt the regulation of the sector to emerging growth as soon as possible you are having the same. As a detail, tell you that in order to fly in these conditions, all controllers must submit a safety study to obtain a prior authorization from the State Agency for Aviation Safety (AESA).

The Council of Ministers presents a new, more flexible and interesting regulation for the use of drones in Spain

On the other hand, tell you that from now on they will also allow flight in a controlled airspace, although, for this specific case, training requirements for personnel and equipment will be required, as well as a complete aeronautical safety study that must be coordinated with the air traffic service provider and the prior authorization from the State Air Safety Agency itself.

This new regulation, once it enters into force, will replace Law 18/2014. Great news for all lovers of the world of drones and especially for professionals since the new version of this regulation is much more flexible, which in turn means that it now allows a more extensive operation. Regarding the recreational use of this type of aircraft, it should be noted that a series of limitations are established that are very much intended to guarantee the safety of the airspace and citizenship with a much more responsible use by all controllers.

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