It was announced today that DJI drone owners may fly nine popular models near people and in controlled airspace, meeting the Transport Canada requirements taking effect June 1, 2019 for drone flight within 30 meters (100 feet) of people.

The DJI drones that can be used are the M600 series, M200 series, M200 V2 series, Inspire 2, Phantom 4 series, Mavic 2 series, Mavic Pro, Mavic Air, and Spark.

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2 THOUGHTS ON “DJI Drones Meet New Transport Canada Requirements for Flight Near People”


Yes, the new Transport Canada requirements only apply to drones which are greater than 250 grams. So you can fly a drone which is lighter than 250 grams.

by Arie Willem Hoogerdijk

Hi there,
Coming from the Netherlands we would like to use a drone on are trip to the Yukon, driving the Dempster Highway.
Is it allowd to fly with a drone, lighter than 250 grams, when you are from abroad?