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REMINDER | Aircraft And Drones Not Permitted Over Bushfires

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Aircraft and drone operators are being reminded that these craft are not permitted over bushfire affected areas in Queensland.  

QFES is reminding all aircraft operators of the NOTAM, a written notification issued to pilots before a flight, advising them of circumstances relating to the state of flying, in place nationwide over all bushfires.

Aircraft are not permitted to operate within three nautical miles of any bushfire incident. This includes commercial operators.

Any facilitation of flights must be coordinated with the QFES State Air Desk.

If you have any questions, or requests, please email the QFES State Air Desk on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.