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Compulsory registration for drones from Jan 2 next year

The mandatory registration and stiffer penalties come in the wake of two illegal drone incursions that disrupted operations at Changi Airport in June, resulting in 55 flight delays and eight diversions.


FROM Jan 2 next year, all drones that weigh more than 250g will have to be registered with the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) before they can be used in the Republic.

Penalties for various offences involving unmanned aircraft will also be raised, after...

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