From July 5 to drones weighing from 0.25 to 30 pounds, required to register as civil aircraft. The launch is not the drone will face users in Russia, a fine of up to 300,000 rubles.
The lack of registration may result as fines and seizure of the drone. This is stated in the Federal law from 03.07.2016, No. 291-FZ “On amendments to the Air code of the Russian Federation”. If the owner of the drone has been tried or officially recognized by the addict, he may lose the right to control the drone.
“All drones must fly under a permit to use air space, and authorization is granted on the basis of registration numbers of unmanned aircraft. And if a large UAV shall be registered, a small aircraft should be taken into account”, – quoted “the Russian newspaper” the words of the General Director of the Association of operators and developers of unmanned aircraft systems Gleb Babintseva.
If the drone took off without permission and without a number on Board – even just off the ground for the violation of the airspace of the citizen can be fined 5,000 rubles, officials – 20 000, and legal – 300 000 rubles.
The requirements do not relate to kites, but they fall under the small model aircrafts. Other citizens have the right to shoot this flight on camera and to transmit information to Rostransnadzor.
Application for use of airspace is now served five days. For small drones is being discussed the possibility of a notification of flight for General aviation.
In Russia today through the websites of the Federation of aircraft modeling sport and the Association of operators and developers of unmanned aircraft systems placed on the account for more than 4,000 drones. At the same time, Deputy head rostransnadzora Vladimir Chertka reported an increase in violations with the use of drones, therefore in Rostransnadzor discuss the possibility of seizure or blocking of machines-offenders.