SORA step #9 explained - Part 1: Adjacent ground and airspace

Instructional video #1

Understanding the step #9 in the SORA can be a bit tricky. In this first video, we briefly explain what adjacent ground and airspace means. We also explain what exactly step #9 requires of the operator, and under what circumstances it applies.

SORA step #9 explained - Part 2: Probability of a flyaway

Instructional video #2

There are a few numbers given in Part #9 which require some interpretation. In this video, we examine what it means to have a probability of 1/10000 FH for a flyaway. We also look at the expected lifetime of a drone, since this is important in step #9 as well.