If you recently got your very own professional-grade camera drones. You probably have wondered if you are allowed to bring your drone with you on a cruise ship for flying and taking beautiful aerial shots. In this case, we researched each cruise line’s policies on drones to determine what you can do and can’t do with a drone onboard. First, we will cover the basics of drones and we will dive into the policies regarding bringing your drone with you.

Definition of a Drone:

By the general definition, a drone means an unmanned aerial vehicle that can be remotely controlled without a human pilot onboard. According to these cruise lines, they distinguish between two types of drones: drones that can carry cameras or video recording devices, and recreational or hobby drones that are similar to radio-controlled airplanes.