Night Drone Flights
FAA regulations prohibit the commercial use of drones 30 minutes before sunrise and 30 minutes after sunset without an operational waiver. Nighttime operations inherently pose a higher safety risk and an application must be filed, approved, and the flight must be conducted under the provisions of that waiver. I hold a nationwide Class G daylight operations waiver issued by the FAA, allowing me to conduct flights around the clock. This is perfect for pictures of warm light streaming from the windows of a mountain home, emphasizing the aquamarine glow of hot tubs, and more!
Night small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) operations are authorized under a 14 CFR § 107.29 Daylight Operations Waiver/Certificate of Waiver.
If you’re looking for night commercial drone work for your project in Grand County, Gilpin County, Boulder County, or Clear Creek County, please contact The Wright Flyer today to get started! Turnaround on most projects—from initial phone call to final deliverables uploaded—averages less than two days.