Advanced Operations

You are conducting Advanced Operations if:

  • You fly in controlled airspace
  • fly over bystanders
  • fly within 30 m (100ft) of bystanders
  • fly less than 5 km/3 nautical miles from a certified airport or military aerodrome
  • fly less than 1.8 km or 3 nautical miles from a certified Heliport
  • you must have a drone with the appropriate Safety declaration for the intended operation
  • Pass the Advanced Pilot Exam and pass a flight review with a flight reviewer
  • seek permission from Nav Canada to fly in controlled airspace using the NavDrone App