China Drone Laws

  • All drones under 7Kg are permitted to be flown in China
  • If your drone weighs 7Kg – 116Kg a license from CAAC is required
  • Any drone weighing over 116Kg requires a pilots license and UAV certification for operation
  • Drone flights in controlled areas require approval in advance
  • Approval from CAAC is needed for all commercial drone flights
  • Avoid flying near airports and flight paths and exercise caution when flying over built up areas or over people

Flying Drones In China

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