You are welcome with your UAV in Maldives. 


But you must obtain approval from the Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) and a permit from the MCAA.

See the links below. 


Maximum take-off weight: No limit

Maximum hight: 120 meters / 393 ft.

Maximum horizontal distance: In builded areas 450 meter (1,476 ft) , outside builded areas 750 meter (2,460 ft).

Insurance: Not known

Minimum age: 

Distance Airports / Heliports: 5 km / 3.18 mi.

Night flights:  Prohibited

Prohibited: not in the neighborhood of military , ships,  people, animals, government buildings, beaches.


Register it first at the Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF).

Then second at the MNDF,  send both forms then to:


Useful link: Maldives Civil Aviation Authority(MCAA)

Contact information: / +960 3324983

No Fly Map: No Fly map Maladiven