New UK Drone Regulations 2021


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Jump Points:
Start 00:00
Rules for all flights: 1:51
Registration: 3:00
Flight Categories (Open + Subcategories) : 3:25
Drone Classifications & Legacy Drones: 9:20
Drone Model listing Jump Points: 10:36
Flying in Towns & Cities: 15:10

Everything changed on 31 Dec 2020! Completely new drone rules come into force for flying your drone in the UK in 2021. The Civil Aviation Authority have now adopted the new EASA rules meaning some can now fly a drone out of their back garden in towns and cities, others are relegated to the open countryside. The rules are insanely complex but I’ve summarised them to focus on exactly how they affect where and how you can fly. I explain the new rules and regulations for where and how you can fly the DJI Mavic Mini, DJI Mini 2, Tello, Spark, Mavic Air 1, DJI Mavic Air 2, DJI Mavic Pro, Pro Platinum, DJI Mavic 2 Pro, Mavic Zoom, Zerotech Dobby, Snaptain SP 500, Parrot Mambo, Parrot Anafi, Autel Evo, Yuneec Typhoon and DJI Inspire. I explain the new Flying Categories and subcategories along with the new European Drone Classifications and how the Legacy Drone Transition Period will work, showing you how your existing drones are affected by the new rules. I go through the main points of the CAP722 and CAP 2012 documents from the CAA and how they produce the matrix of rules that apply to your model. Everything you need to know about flying drones in the UK in 2021 and how the new EASA drone rules work in the UK is in this video…

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