Chilean Drone Regulations

 

Chilean Drone Regulations – Updated as of 5/21/2015

chilean drone regulationsChile does not allow drone use for commercial purposes, only for hobbyist.  Chilean Drone Regulations include:

  • Aircraft must weigh less than six kilograms (13 pounds)
  • They must have parachutes to prevent a fast, heavy fall
  • Operators must obtain a license and register drone with the Civil Aviation Authority
  • Flight must not be higher than 130 meters
  • Aircraft must not be flown more than 500 meters from its operator
  • Night use is prohibited
  • Must not fly over large events
  • Must not fly within two kilometers (1.2 miles) of an airport

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