Malmstrom Air Drive Base – The Federal Aviation Administration is now implementing new guidelines in the case of utilizing privately owned or operated unmanned plane over sure services.
Based on a press launch from MAFB Public Affairs, unmanned plane, or drones, will not be allowed to fly over missile alert services, launch services, and most of Malmstrom Air Drive Base.
This restriction contains flying over areas the place army convoys are working.
Restrictions are in place 24 hours a day, seven days every week.
Whereas these restrictions are new, the FAA can now implement these violations with with a revocation of FAA certificates and authorizations, civil penalties and/or legal prices.
MAFB at present has a spot on east facet of the bottom, close to Loy Elementary College, the place it’s licensed to fly unmanned plane.
Beneath is the total press launch from MAFB:
New restrictions for unmanned plane close to army installations
MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont. – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has carried out particular safety directions (SSI) concerning the usage of privately owned or operated unmanned plane over choose nationwide safety delicate services.
Unmanned plane are prohibited from conducting flight operations inside sure airspaces associated to Malmstrom Air Drive Base pursuant to Title 14 of the Code of Federal Rules (CFR) § 99.7. Restricted air house protected by the SSI contains missile alert services, launch services, and Malmstrom Air Drive Base. Unmanned plane use can also be prohibited in areas the place army convoys are working. Restrictions are in place 24 hours a day, seven days every week.
Violations of the SSI can lead to a number of enforcement actions by the FAA equivalent to revocation of FAA certificates and authorizations, civil penalties and/or legal prices.
For extra info or questions, contact the FAA at (844) 359-6982.