Little-known Facts about TFRs that Every Drone Pilot Should be Aware of
In today’s episode we talk about Temporary Flight Restrictions or TFRs. Which is the best source to check for TFRs? Can you trust applications such as Skyward, Hover and Airmap?
We discuss the wisdom of going to the primary source to check for any TFRs. Are there automatic TFRs in place on events such as game day? Do TFR’s apply to the military also? What should you do in case of a drone crash? Tune in and find out. We thank Travis from Minneapolis for the question. Fly Safe!
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- [03:11] Today’s question is about TFRs
- [04:17] What is the best place to check for TFRs? Is it okay to use one of the various applications?
- [05:07] Would there be flight restrictions in place on game day?
- [05:57] Do TFRs apply to the military also?
- [07:33] Whom should you call in case of a crash?
- [09:33] How often does the FAA update TFR information on their site?