The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has essential registration info for drone leisure flyers who registered within the FAADroneZone earlier than December 12, 2017. Your registration has been routinely prolonged till December 12, 2020.
Why Was My Registration Prolonged?
The Nationwide Protection Authorization Act for 2018 restored the FAA’s registration rule with respect to mannequin plane and leisure flying. In the event you registered previous to December 12, 2017, and didn't request to have your registration info deleted, the FAA prolonged the expiration date till December 12, 2020, which is three years from the rule restoration date. Should you requested a refund of registration charges, you'd have needed to re-register once more after December 12, 2017. Subsequently, your expiration date would now even be December 12, 2020, or later. Right now you'll be able to retain your registration quantity.
What Ought to I Do Now?
- You do not want to do something to increase your registration expiration date, this was executed mechanically.
- To print an up to date registration card: Login to the FAADroneZone, choose the Leisure Flyer Dashboard, and choose Print.
When Will I Have to Renew My Registration?
- The FAA will ship out a registration renewal e mail notification 180 days previous to your registration expiration date.
- When your registration renewal is accessible, your FAADroneZone dashboard will embrace an choice to “Renew.”
- Please observe: You can't renew sooner than 180 days previous to the registration expiration date. No third-party vendor can renew your registration for you right now.
How a lot does it value to resume/register?
$5 by way of the FAADroneZone.
Do I have to register every drone/plane?
In case you are registering as a Leisure Flyer, you solely register as soon as and use the identical registration quantity on all drones that you simply personal and intend on utilizing for leisure flying. In case you are making an attempt to register underneath Half 107, then you'll register every drone individually and every drone will get a separate registration quantity.