"Wow TBS did an amazing job here and the intro paragraph about the reasoning was well done. Can't believe some of the close flying these guys pull off, I would never have been ballsy enough to fly through that crane with the cabling."
"I bet someone motivated enough could get GoPro or one of the similar clones to back a video competition using their hardware, going to be difficult to get someone to throw money at a everyone is invited competition funded by one of these…"
"While I love seeing quads start to flood into the market, I just cringe to think of all the inexperienced people that will be operating these devices over our heads and without similar restraint shown in the community. This article does a good…"
"Yea, there was a IndiGoGo project that was using the SteadiDrone QU4D platform to build an iPad controlled APM Quad, not sure what happened with it but they had claimed their top package would include HD Video.
"@Neill the only reason I considered #1 is for the relay effect where the "drone" may have better reception to the signal than the ground station.
Since the ADS-B signal is transmitted by the aircraft, then repeated by the FAA there will…"
"@Mark make sure to get a decent external antenna with range in the 900-1100 range depending on which ADS-B you are going for. The dinky TV antenna that came with mine is very poor at picking them up and I had to add a new antenna, once done I pick…"
"From my understanding there are two frequencies for ADS-B
978MHz - Low altitude (Below 18,000')
1090MHz - High altitude
However it sounds like the FAA will have automatic repeaters setup to rebroadcast one eachother's frequencies so we…"
"Might actually be easier to just detect screen resolution. We have had issues accurately detecting all mobile devices and the resolution method ended up winning in the long run since almost everyone's width of their screen today…"
"I will be glad to offer my assistance into ADSB integration. I have a Raspberry Pi already precompiled with all necessary code for RTL2832U ADSB processing (it is a 48hr build time). Thank you for posting, I will join into the main…"
"Of course we only get one side of the story but it sounds like the woman and man were very cordial about the encounter and the operator should have followed their requests or at least attempted to make some concessions like "I won't fly…"
"To Parth's comment I think the Chat system also helps the newer users in the community as they are more willing to ask a quick question than write up a detailed post that they are unsure if the wording/terminology is even correct on."