The source spoke about the possibility of changing the rules of use of drones

© Flickr / Art. Archival photoThe source spoke about the possibility of changing the rules of use of drones© Flickr / Björn

The Russian government will soon make changes to the decree «On approval of Federal rules of use of airspace of the Russian Federation» which will allow owners of drones that triggers the apparatus to a height of 150 meters, to obtain the required permits, reported RIA Novosti head of the Association «AERONET» Gleb Babintsev.

Currently, he reminded, requires a separate permit for each flight, and the resolution has to wait five days, it is valid for three days.

«Now, without a permit you can fly within visual line of sight. If unmanned aircraft (UAV) soars to a height of 150 meters, it is not necessary to obtain permission,» said Babintsev in the sidelines of the «Gidroaviasalon-2018».

Exceptions to restricted areas, such as airports, hazardous facilities, including nuclear power plants, he said. «In the settlements was, and remains, a rule that permission for the use of drones should give the city administration,» said Babintsev.

While the proposed changes to the limitations on the mass of BVS no.

According to the head of the Association, this innovation will benefit first and foremost hobbyists and model airplanes, also these changes will help the owners and operators of BVS in conducting aviatechsnab, aerial photography.

The draft amendments, continued Babintsev is the Ministry of transport. He expressed hope that the amendments will be adopted already this year.

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