South Korea Drone Laws and Regulations


There are not too many rules in South Korea for flying drone. Check the following list before flying your drone in this beautiful country.

  1. NO flying at night-time (from sunset to sunrise)
  2. NO flying near airfields (within 9.3kilometers)
  3. NO flying over crowded venues (eg, sports stadium, concert hall)
  4. NO flying in restricted zones (eg. DMZ) for military/security reasons (MUST get permission required)
  5. NO flying higher than 150 meters (~500 feet)
  6. NO dumping materials from drones
  7. NO drinking alcohol while flying drones
  8. Drone MUST remain visible to the operator’s naked eye