Thanks to Bernabe, a DroneU member working in Iowa, for today’s question. To promote his drone business, Bernabe wants to offer his drone services to a local parade. He asks whether or not it is safe to fly alongside the parade to get drone footage. While the short answer is “No,” we talk about FAA waivers, authorizations and creative alternatives to flying drones in unsafe conditions. Fly safe!
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- [02:11] Today’s question is about the legal permissibility of flying multiple drones alongside a parade to capture footage
- [03:01] Rob answers today’s question
- [03:32] Can a person fly multiple drones at the same time?
- [04:07] What does FAA say about flying over people in 14 CFR 107?
- [04:54] How do FAA inspectors interpret regulations pertaining to flying drones over people?
- [05:49] Is it wise to fly your drone alongside a parade to capture footage?
- [06:05] What are some creative alternatives for shooting a parade with a drone?