Drone Privacy & Tech

What you need to know about app and web purchases, in-flight tracking, and data sharing.

DRONE - Does the Verifly app connect to my drone?
No, we don’t need to. Verifly uses your smartphone to find your location and coverage area.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:30 PM
DRONE - I need to purchase a drone policy for an area without mobile Internet access. What are my options?
Internet access is required for the purchase of a policy, but not for the use of a policy.    If you know that you will be in an area without internet acc...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:30 PM
DRONE - Do I need Internet access during the flight (i.e. after I have purchased the policy)?
No. Verifly arranges coverage for a particular area and time. Once you purchase, you do not need Internet access for your policy to remain active.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:30 PM
DRONE - Can I purchase a drone policy manually e.g. not through the app?
No. All policies must be purchased via our app. This is so we can confirm your location and demonstrate your coverage area and policy details.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:30 PM
DRONE - Does Verifly allow web-based drone policy purchases?
Currently Verifly is only available for iOS and Android devices. Verifly offers a location-based on-demand product which leverages the capabilities of moder...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:31 PM
DRONE - What if my smartphone does not have an accurate GPS fix?
Verifly uses your smartphone location to set your coverage area. Always check the map to ensure the area selected is the area in which you plan to fly. If y...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:31 PM
DRONE - Which platforms does Verifly drone support?
Verifly is available for iOS devices including iPhones and iPads, as well as Android devices. The minimum supported iOS version is 8.0. For Android, the min...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:32 PM
DRONE - Do I need to have my drone registered with the FAA?
You should comply with all relevant regulations. The FAA currently requires recreational operators to register if they plan to operate any drone over 0.55lb...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:32 PM
DRONE - Will you share my data with the FAA?
No. Your policies are your business. We do not share data with any government or regulatory agency without a court order, and per our Privacy Policy, we wil...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:32 PM
DRONE - Is my policy private?
Yes. Your policy details will only be disclosed to the relevant insurance companies for the purposes of processing your policy.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:32 PM

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