10 years in prison if you use drone illegally in UzbekistanChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 4, 2019
Anyone who imports, sells or uses unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) could be sent to 10 years in prison in Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Justice said.
Asia Uzbekistan sets stiff punishment for illegal use of drones
The import and use of drones was banned in Uzbekistan in 2015 but later allowed under certain circumstances, such as for agriculture and mapping purposes.
In May 2018 the Uzbek government allowed foreign TV crews to temporarily import drones to shoot photographic and video materials for tourism purposes. ■