DJI Authorization Zones vs FAA Airspace Approval

Confused about the difference between Authorization Zones (geo-fencing) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airspace Approval? Well, watch this video from Greg Reverdiau from the Pilot Institute where he explains the difference and what to look out for when flying your drone.

DJI Authorization Zones vs FAA Airspace Approval

This video will explain the difference between DJI and approval when flying your drone, what each DJI geo zone means, how to request and gain DJI approval, how to import your unlocking license into your drone, and how to submit a request.

  • 00:00 Introduction
  • 01:00 The difference between FAA approval and DJI approval
  • 06:10 The types of DJI approval
  • 09:20 How to get DJI approval
  • 14:00 How to activate it in your drone
  • 16:39 How to get FAA approval

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Haye Kesteloo

Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Founder of, where he covers all drone-related news, DJI rumors and writes drone reviews, and, for all news related to electric vehicles. He is also a co-host of the PiXL Drone Show on YouTube and other podcast platforms. Haye can be reached at haye @ or @hayekesteloo.

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