New Drone Use Policy in Raleigh Parks
The City of Raleigh has officially adopted a policy establishing where unmanned aerial systems (UAS) or drones users can take off and land their recreational UAS. As a recreational drone pilot, you must comply with all flight rules as established by the Federal Aviation Administration as well as the City's official policy.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
- Drones weighing less than 400 grams can take off and land from almost any City of Raleigh Park
- Drones weighing more than 400 grams may take off and land from six (6) parks located around the city
- Drones are not approved to take off or land within city nature preserves, city lakes or city cemeteries
For more information, contact
- Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources, 919-996-3285