The latest SUA/SUSA or aerial drone devices have very advanced capabilities and are constantly being updated with new features and technology. When operated correctly with the right permissions, in the correct are becoming widely used for photography and video. Model aeroplanes and helicopters fall under this scope.
This requires an understanding of the safety and operational limitations that are appropriate for the Bailiwick. Similarly, operational restrictions apply in the vicinity of Guernsey and Alderney Airports and the wider Bailiwick of Guernsey, these being intended to protect ‘normal’ air traffic. Other parts of Guernsey, and the island of Sark have laws in place governing all types of model aircraft or drone activity.
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