Keep safety in mind as you celebrate the Independence Day holiday. Know the safety rules while flying your drones and celebrating the 4th of July.
Guidelines for people flying drones:
- Don’t fly your drone in or near fireworks
- Don’t fly over people
- Don’t fly near airports
- Don’t fly near national landmarks
- Don’t fly near stadiums
- Don’t fly near event celebrations
There are also strict rules prohibiting airline passengers from packing or carrying fireworks on domestic or international flights. Remember these simple rules:
- Don’t pack fireworks in your carry-on bags
- Don’t pack fireworks in your checked luggage
- Don’t send fireworks through the mail or parcel services
Passengers violating the rules can face fines and even criminal prosecution. When in Doubt…Leave it out!