Under (Civil Aviation Authority) CAA rules, drones / RPAS are restricted from flying within 4km of any aerodrome, aerodrome control zones, Low Flying Zones, Military Operating Areas and restricted areas. It is important that operators familiarise themselves with these areas in Whangārei.
For details of these locations in Whangārei please refer to the maps on the Airshare website.
CAA Rules and Airshare Portal
It is important that RPAS/ Drone operators familiarise themselves with the CAA rules and requirements. A full copy of the CAA rules can be accessed via the CAA's website.
Civil Aviation Authority
The information portal 'Airshare' is also a useful resource for RPAS operators. Please consider registering with the Air Share Website.
This information helps CAA keep track of regular and non-regular UAV operators in each area.