"I mostly agree and appreciate your rational outlook on the situation; however at the state level they can supersede FAA regulations within urban areas, have already done so in several Californian cities.
"Count me in, when drones are outlawed, only outlaws will have drones.
Calling this a knee-jerk reaction is about the perfect outlook, my own devices I am building for survey and building inspection. The small percentage of people who might attempt…"
"Marry Christmas, I remember this from last year. A few changes though. 3DR has improved their product, production capacity, and revenue while lowering the cost many products.
They have also improved their customer interaction, keeping their clients…"
I have been searching for a complete list of error codes, LED Status, and terminal.My APM2 no longer shows any signs of I/O, via 3DR radio or USB; both functioned up until today, this unit has not yet been taken into the field.It is my belief that…
"Simple thought, I don't want them to take my toys away. :-) Best way to accomplish that in my opinion is open discussion and separation from the community and individuals that might limit our future abilities with their stupidity!"
"@Dave, I appreciate your comments, and I believe they are well founded. For me it is important to bring these topics to the surface so that those who would endevour (for fun and games) to limit our legal abilities to use drones both in a commercial…"
"@Dave, that is not my intention at all. Discussion of such topics does not need to be limited to "how-to." In my post I simply meant that it is a real threat, that a previous poster seemed to miss. Taking FAA reg's seriously (which will soon open…"
"In all fairness 10 minute endurance is weak, much greater endurance can be had for a fairly low investment, and the depiction of 1/10th the cost of human transport is probably a very generous figure in favor of human transport. The fuel,…"
"@Dara, I am sorry. I do see the direction that you are talking about; however there is a great community here to be found. I have found dozens of people who are greatly helpful. Don't give up over a few sycophantic types. These people attacking…"