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Does Iceland have any restrictions or laws regarding the use of drones to do aerial photography?

By Staff

  • Drone usage is still unregulated in Iceland.

Does Iceland have any restrictions or laws regarding the use of multi-rotor aircraft (i.e. “drones”) to do aerial photography?

Answer: There have been some concerns lately regarding the use of drones, especially around issues of privacy and safety, and people seem to agree that some regulations should be created. However, drone usage is still unregulated in Iceland, so avid photographers looking to do aerial photography here shouldn’t run into any problems when it comes to using drones. 

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