OpenSky is a technology platform, developed by Wing, a subsidiary of Alphabet, that is designed to help drone operators safely access the sky. The OpenSky app is a CASA-verified application derived from the OpenSky platform that provides Australian drone flyers with the information they need to comply with rules and plan flights more safely and effectively.
The OpenSky app is currently available in the Australian Google Play and Apple app stores. A web version of the OpenSky app is available to users outside of Australia at opensky.wing.com.
The OpenSky app uses CASA-designated data sources to provide information about locations where it is lawful for different types of drone flyers (Recreational, Commercial Excluded, ReOC) to fly. . It is each drone flyer’s responsibility to navigate safely and to comply with applicable rules.. For more information about CASA approved safety apps, visit casa.gov.au/droneapp.
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Fly drones for fun, as a hobby or for sport.
Commercial drone flyer for drones that weigh less than 2kg.
Commercial drone flyer with an operator certificate issued by CASA.
Still not sure? Learn more on the CASA website.
The OpenSky app does not currently include information about other drones or manned aircraft. It is each drone flyer’s responsibility to navigate safely and to comply with applicable laws.
Please share your feedback by using the feedback button on the top right corner of the OpenSky app.
Please report inaccurate map data by using the feedback button on the top right corner of the OpenSky app.
OpenSky supports the versions of the browsers listed below:
Chrome for Android
minSdk 23, Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Learn more about flying drones in Australia from CASA’s official website.