FAA Notice —
The Agency is utilizing its present authority beneath Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) § 99.7 – Special Security Instructions – to ascertain these restrictions. The reduction supplied beneath § 99.7 is proscribed to requests from the Department of Defense and U.S. federal safety and intelligence businesses based mostly on nationwide safety pursuits.
U.S. army amenities are thought of “sensitive” as they’re important to the nation’s safety. The FAA and the Department of Defense have agreed to limit drone flights as much as 400 toes throughout the facility’s lateral boundaries. There are only some exceptions that let drone flights inside these restrictions, and so they have to be coordinated with the person facility and/or the FAA. The restrictions are efficient on April 14, 2017.
Operators who violate the airspace restrictions could also be topic to enforcement motion, together with potential civil penalties and felony costs.