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​DRONES
If you plan to fly your Drones/ UAS within 5 miles of the Airport,
contact us at 770-787-0098
U.A.S./Drone & Model Aircraft Operations Limits
According to the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 as (1) the aircraft is flown strictly for hobby or recreational use; (2) the aircraft is operated in accordance with a community-based set of safety guidelines and within the programming of a nationwide community-based organization; (3) the aircraft is limited to not more than 55 pounds unless otherwise certified through a design, construction, inspection, flight test, and operational safety program administered by a community-based organization; (4) the aircraft is operated in a manner that does not interfere with and gives way to any manned aircraft; (5)when flown within 5 miles of an airport, the operator of the aircraft provides the airport operator and the airport air traffic control tower ... with prior notice of the operation; and (6) the aircraft is flown within visual line sight of the operator.
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"Dos"
Do fly a model aircraft/UAS at the local model aircraft club
Do take lessons and learn to fly safely
Do contact the airport or control tower when flying within 5 miles of the airport
Do fly a model aircraft for personal enjoyment ​
​"Don'ts"
Don't fly near manned aircraft
Don't fly beyond line of sight of the operator
Don't fly an aircraft weighing more than 55 lbs. unless it's certified by an aero modeling community-based organization
Don't fly contrary to your aero modeling community-based safety guidelines
Don't fly model aircraft for payment or commercial purposes
What Can I Do With My U.A.S./Drone?
Frequently Asked Questions
All Unmanned Aircraft Must be Registered with the FAA
http://www.faa.gov/uas/registration/
Having fun means flying safely!  Hobby or recreational flying doesn't require FAA approval but you must follow safety guidelines.  Any other use requires FAA authorization.
 
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FAA Identifier: KCVC
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Rusty Anglin - Airport Supervisor
Email: ranglin@cityofcovington.org
Location:
15200 Airport Rd
Oxford, GA 30054
Telephone: 770-787-0098
Fax:770-787-0597
Hours of Operation:
The Airport is open 24 hours a day.
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