Carbondale Campus FAQ
FAA Status Update – at the time of publication of this FAQ, the University has chosen to utilize the FAA UAS Rules Part 107 which took effect August 29, 2016. However, the University must apply for a waiver in order to operate drones on the Carbondale campus, due to the proximity to the Southern Illinois Airport.
- Can I fly a drone on the Carbondale campus?
- I am a student and I want to fly my drone for fun. Why can’t I fly it on campus?
- What is the responsible office for drone operations on the Carbondale campus?