Flying drones at Lelystad Airport
What are the rules for flying drones near Lelystad Airport?
In principle, it is prohibited in the Netherlands to fly a drone at or in the wider vicinity of airports. This also applies to Lelystad Airport.
Under certain conditions, the government can give permission for flying drones in the vicinity of Lelystad Airport. The airport itself does not play a role in this process.
More information about the drone regulations can be found at:
- https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/drone; general information from the central government.
- https://www.ilent.nl/onderwerpen/drones; specific information from the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT).
- https://www.godrone.nl/; specific drone website of Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL), including an interactive safety map.