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height flight limit

50m max height

cant fly over crowds of people

Register drones over 2kg

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Keep 5km away from external borders

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Only fly during day

All Drone Laws in Ukraine for 2021 (Complete Guide)

This is a guide for the drone laws in Ukraine for 2021 (updated every year) where you'll get a clue about what you can or shouldn't do while flying a quadcopter anywhere in this country.

Table of Contents

Can I fly a drone in the Ukraine?

The State Aviation Administration of Ukraine ranks drones as legal. Just as with other countries there are strict rules and regulations governing the industry. 

Contact information

 

Questions on drones can be found by:

Email: vdz@avia.gov.ua

Phone: +380 44 461 5401

What are the Drone Laws in Ukraine?

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Drone laws in Ukraine are thankfully pretty well established and you won't find yourself in difficult situations most of the times if you respect the bare minimum.

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    Height limit of 50m
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    Drones weighing less than 2 Kg should have a permit
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    No night flying
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    Keep off government buildings
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    No flying near borders (5km)

What are my top drones to fly safely in Ukraine?

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My following two recommendations are 2 great compact drones that are quite silent and also small enough to travel with and not stand out as annoying.

Dji Mini 2- The best international travel drone (under 250g)

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4k

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31min

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10km

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No follow me

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DJI has surprised us with this incredible camera drone under 250g, which is legal to fly in most countries without registration.
It comes at a very cheap price for it's incredible specs.

I have covered it much more in depth in my article review and even compared it with the Mavic Air 2.

Frequently asked questions

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At this price, every dollar counts in getting yourself a better or worse drone and the differences can be significant.

 I'm going to cover the main features of basic camera drones, not FPV or otherwise niche quadcopters. 

Can I bring my drone to Ukraine?

Can I bring my drone to Ukraine?

Where can I fly my drone in Ukraine?

Avoid flying close to military installations and strategic infrastructure.

Recreational and commercial drones in Ukraine

Any drone above 20 Kg requires register here

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