From the Alps of Bavaria to the coast of the North Sea, Germany has countless amazing locations for capturing aerial photos and videos.To help you fly your drone safely and responsibly, we’ve listed some important drone flight regulations and battery transportation policies below.
On May 24, 2019, the European Commission adopted a new set of regulations for the operation of drones across Europe. The regulations apply in Germany starting from December 31, 2020.
The Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure in Germany is transferring the EU regulations into the national law. The followings are some general rules for drone flight operations.
Always maintain line of sight of the aircraft
Do not fly in and over sensitive areas
Do not fly over crowds
Drone operators must have liability insurance