We encourage you to operate your UAS (drone) in a safe and lawful manner. The information provided is intended to address general guidelines based on Federal Aviation Regulations. Operators should be familiar with all applicable requirements including all federal, state, and local regulations. We recommend reviewing FAA requirements and guidance before you fly.

Recreational Flights

For those interested in operating a UAS or drone within 5 miles of Glacier Park International Airport (GPI) or within the Class E Airspace (approach corridor) zones for recreation use, the Federal Aviation Administration requires that you notify the Airport Authority and Air Traffic Control Tower prior to use.

Commercial Flights

For those interested in operating a UAS or drone within 5 miles of Glacier Park International Airport (GPI) for commercial operations the Federal Aviation Administration requires you to complete a waiver process.

Airport Authority & Air Traffic Control Notification

To determine if you will be operating within 5 miles of an airport or within the Class E Airspace (approach corridor), please check the map below.  If you are within a mandatory notification area, please submit this form to provide notification to the airport and air traffic control.

For additional information on FAA Regulations and UAS Operations, please visit these websites:

http://knowbeforeyoufly.org/

http://www.faa.gov/uas/