CATEGORY 1: Used for hobby or other recreational use such as entertainment or sport. CATEGORY 2: Used for TV news, movie making etc
If you have a drone in Category 1 that weighs less than two kilos and you are 18 years or older, than you don’t need permission to fly from the Ministry of Transport.
If your drone is in Category 1 but weighs more than two kilos but less than 25 kilos, you must be at least twenty years of age, not a threat to national security and never been imprisoned.Drones in Category 2 have to be licensed and insured
Drones in the news
February 2015 - Thailand is cracking down on drones
August 2015 - Quick look at drone law in Thailand
September 2015 - New laws for use of UAVs/drones in Thailand
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