In this post, you will find the current regulations for the use of drones in Brazil.
Maximum altitude: In Brazil, you should not let your copter rise higher than 60 meters.
Maximum horizontal distance and FPV: In Brazil, you are only allowed to fly within sight with your drone.
Compulsory insurance: No information found yet. However, we recommend that you be protected by drone insurance.
Maximum take-off weight (MTOW): No information found yet.
Distance to airports: No information found yet.
Other safety distances: To persons, you should keep a distance of 30 meters.
No flying traffic: No information found yet.
Flight Permits: No information found yet.
Operating times: No information found yet.
Special regulations: For importing to Brazil, it is essential that your copter has an ANATEL seal confirming compliance with Brazilian radio standards. If your drone does not have this seal, you must apply for it. The cost is $ 70, and the process takes about 45 days.
Requirements for commercial pilots: Not known.
Good to know: The minimum age for drone pilots in Brazil is 18 years.
Helpful links: ANAC
We have researched the listed drone regulations for Brazil to the best of our knowledge. We cannot guarantee the correctness of the information. If you want to be on the safe side, contact the competent aviation authority. Alternatively, you can also ask the embassy in your country for further information about the regulations. Please leave us a comment when you receive news and/or gain experience with your copter in Brazil!