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USC RPAS Canada’s RPAS Regulations: One Year In, January 2020
As Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS, or drones) proliferate across the country (2017 estimate: 337,468), their use in urban and suburban areas is getting the attention of municipal authorities. Several have already implemented bylaws that attempt to control their usage, within their boundaries.
May 29, 2019 – DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, is pleased to declare that nine of its models meet the new Transport Canada requirements taking effect June 1 for drone flight within 30 meters (100 feet) of people. The new declaration, along with DJI’s previously declared compliance with new requirements for drone flight in controlled airspace, allows DJI customers to use their preferred drones for a variety of safe, responsible and beneficial uses across Canada.
With the new regulations on RPAS (drones) released January 9, 2019, you will need to write exams either for basic or advanced operations.
Key elements are, knowledge or the regulations, registering your drone, age and weight changes,and passing an exam. Ground school is recommended…
Drones – the delivery system of the future…