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Drone (sUAS) Required Registration List

This sample list can be used to verify if the FAA requires you to register your drone prior to operation. If your drone is not listed below, the rule is if your drone weighs between 0.55lbs and 55lbs then the FAA requires registry. Examples of Drones that do / do not require registration (pdf).

3D ROBOTICS

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
3DR Iris+ Yes 3DRobotics 2.8
3DR Solo (with gimbal) Yes 3DRobotics 3.9
3DR Solo (without gimbal)                        Yes 3DRobotics 3.3

BLADE

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Blade 180 QX HD No Blade 0.2
Blade 200 QX No Blade 0.4
Blade 350 QX3 Yes Blade 2.1
Blade Glimpse FPV HD camera No Blade 0.2
Blade Inductrix Quadcopter No Blade 0.04
Blade Mach25 FPV Racer Yes Blade 1.1
Blade Nano QX 3D No Blade 0.06
Blade Nano QX FPV BNF w/out Headset No Blade 0.05
Blade Nano QX FPV RTF No Blade 0.05
Blade Nano QX RTF No Blade 0.04
Blade Pico QX RTF No Blade 0.02
Blade Vortex 250 Pro Yes Blade 0.9

CHEERSON

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Cheerson CX-10C Nano No Cheerson 0.03
Cheerson CX-STARS Mini                        No Cheerson 0.01

DJI

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
DJI Inspire 1 Yes DJI 6.5
DJI Inspire Pro Yes DJI 6.3
DJI Phantom 4 Yes DJI 2.8
DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Yes DJI 2.8
DJI Phantom 3 Professional Yes DJI 2.8
DJI Phantom 3 Standard Yes DJI 2.7
DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ Yes DJI 2.73
DJI Phantom 2 Yes DJI 2.2
DJI Phantom 1 Yes DJI 2.64
DJI Spreading Wings S900 Yes DJI 7.05
DJI Spreading Wings S1000                     Yes DJI 8.81

Extreme Fliers

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Extreme Fliers Micro Drone 2.0                No Extreme Fliers 0.08

GoPro

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
GoPro Karma Yes GoPro 2.22

Helimax

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Helimax 1SQ No Helimax RC 0.07
Helimax 1SQ V-cam No Helimax RC 0.07
Helimax 1Si (with camera) No Helimax RC 0.1
Helimax 230Si (with camera) No Helimax RC 0.3
Helimax FORM500 Yes Helimax RC 3.1
Helimax Voltage 500 – 3D Yes Helimax RC 2

Hobby King

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Quanum Nova Yes Hobby King 1.9

Horizon Hobby

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
       
Blade Chroma w/ 1080p camera Yes Horizon Hobby 3.1
Blade Chroma w/ 4K camera Yes Horizon Hobby 3.1
Blade Chroma w/ GoPro-ready gimbal Yes Horizon Hobby 3.1
Blade Chroma w/ fixed GoPro mount Yes Horizon Hobby 3.1

Hubsan

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Hubsan x4 (H107L) No Hubsan 0.5
Hubsan x4 FPV Yes Hubsan 0.8
Hubsan x4 Nano No Hubsan 0.03
Hubsan x4 Pro Yes Hubsan 2.3
Hubsan x4 camera No Hubsan 0.1

Parrot

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 (Elite Edition) Yes Parrot 0.9
Parrot Airborne Cargo minidrone No Parrot 0.1
Parrot Airborne Night minidrone No Parrot 0.1
Parrot Bebop Yes Parrot 0.9
Parrot Bebop 2 Yes Parrot 1.1
Parrot Rolling Spider minidrone No Parrot 0.1

Sky Rocket

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Sky Viper m200 Nano No Sky Rocket 0.06
Sky Viper s670 Stunt Drone No Sky Rocket 0.1
Sky Viper v950 HD No Sky Rocket 0.3

Syma

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Syma X5 No Syma 0.2
Syma X5C No Syma 0.2
Syma X8 Yes Syma 3.2
Syma X12 No Syma 0.03

Tayzu

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Tayzu Titan X8 Yes Tayzu 12

UDI

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
UDI U818A HD Yes UDI 0.8
UDI U818A-1 Discovery (HD model, not lighter WiFi model) Yes UDI 0.8
UDI U842 Falcon Yes UDI 0.8

Walkera

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Walkera Furious 320 Yes Walkera 1.8
Walkera QR X350 PRO Yes Walkera 3
Walkera QR X350 Premium Yes Walkera 3.6
Walkera QR X900 Yes Walkera 15.3
Walkera Runner 250 Yes Walkera 1.2
Walkera Scout X4 Yes Walkera 4
Walkera Tali H500 Yes Walkera 4.5
Walkera Voyager 3 Yes Walkera 8
Walkera Voyager 3 GoPro Yes Walkera 8

Yuneec

UAS / Drone Model Is Registration Required? Manufacturer Weight (lbs)
Yuneec Typhoon G Yes Yuneec 3.7
Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4K Yes Yuneec 3.7
Yuneec Typhoon Q500+ Yes Yuneec 3.7
Yuneec Tornado H920 Yes Yuneec 11

Registration Prices

  • Recreational UAS: $25
  • Commercial UAS: $30
  • Your UAS registration will be valid for 3 years;
  • You will receive a certification and registration number by email;
  • You must clearly display your registration number on your UAS.
  • How to Label Your Drone