Ahead of Independence Day, the Federal Aviation Administration has issued a safety reminder for drone operators. "As you celebrate the Independence Day holiday, keep safety in mind. Know the aviation safety rules while flying your drones and celebrating the 4th."
"Here are general guidelines for people flying drones:
• Don’t fly your drone in or near fireworks
• Don’t fly over people
• Don’t fly near airports
To learn more about what you can and can’t do with your drone, go to faa.gov/uas or download the B4UFLY app for free in the Apple and Google Play store."