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Are there any exemptions that allow you to fly over 400'

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by natvtrader, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. natvtrader

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    Do people with commercial licenses have the right to fly above 400'? Is it possible to fly at 5000'?
     
  2. BigAl07

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    To fly over 400' you have to get a specific "Exemption" that is outside of the Section 333 or Part 107 process.

    In general you'd have to get the approval/exemption for each specific flight/location to operate outside of the Section 333 or Part 107 (when it goes into effect in late August).
     
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  3. natvtrader

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    Thanks for the info. Kind of figured I wasn't being given correct information.
     
  4. Fourman

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    I would say you would be hard pressed to get to 5000 feet and back on one battery.