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specialist remote vehicle manufacturer/operator


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RM Aviation replied to Colin Gibson's discussion Parafoil Return to Point Descent Vehicle
"No Darius you are not on topic, as usual you hijack a thread and make wrongful assumptions about the discussion at hand and plain errors in understanding the salient points. "
Sep 24, 2019
RM Aviation replied to Colin Gibson's discussion Parafoil Return to Point Descent Vehicle
"Darius you are so wrong.....again. Deaths in paragliding have nothing to do with the discussion at hand and do not support your point in any reasonable manner. The spiral dive is a well tried and tested manoeuvre in the sport and is taught to all st…"
Sep 23, 2019
RM Aviation replied to qrun's discussion Solar powered drone
""In theory you are right but in practice you don't need extra solar payload if the drone should be operated through the night"

could you expand on that thought Darius? I would be very interested in your solar film details, please post the link. The…"
Jun 25, 2019
RM Aviation commented on Martin Rüedi's blog post ILS for copter
"Not sure of the relevance but:

1. Large ones, small ones and loads inbetween
2. Many types in my logbook
3. Both (see above)
4. What about it? I hover taxi quite a lot, gives the passengers plenty of time to stop screaming.

Please feel free to ask…"
Jun 2, 2019
RM Aviation commented on Martin Rüedi's blog post ILS for copter
"Erm, I've been flying ILS approaches over the last 15 years. Commercial helicopter pilot. Just saying......."
Jun 2, 2019
RM Aviation replied to Kaw Rider's discussion Drone Found – Route 50 MD (Near Eastern DC)
"Thanks for your efforts, hopefully the owner can be found and they appreciate your kind actions."
Nov 15, 2017
RM Aviation commented on Alex Williams's blog post Open source underwater glider
"Absolutely brilliant stuff Alex, thanks so much for sharing."
Oct 15, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Rafi Nahmani's discussion How to get longest flight time on octocopter that has decent payload already on it?
"Final warning, insulting post deleted. please read the terms of service.No personal attacks. You are welcome to personal opinions and debate but attacks containing abuse to any member is against the forum rules."
Aug 28, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Rafi Nahmani's discussion How to get longest flight time on octocopter that has decent payload already on it?
"Post deleted due to entirety being in violation of the terms of service. Robust debate is fine but personal attacks are not accepted. Thanks."
Aug 28, 2017
RM Aviation commented on Dino Mehanovic's blog post Drone Landing Autonomously on Walls
"Very nice work. Do you have any plans for the release of this technology? There are so many uses for this!"
Aug 3, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Richard Morrissey's discussion Building a Drone for ecology work.
"It certainly was David, thanks for bringing it to our attention."
Aug 1, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Nick Phan's discussion Quadcopter APM 2.8, flip over when lift off
"If risks are understood and mitigated then there is no problem. It is not generally recommended due to the risk of injury. However, with good prior planning and full safety equipment it can be helpful. For myself a full face helmet and suitable all…"
Jul 16, 2017
RM Aviation commented on Jimmy Oliver's blog post Phantom 3 No-Servo Cargo Drop System
"This blog post did not violate any of the terms of service and therefore it still stands. Personally speaking and independent of my "admin" role I see no issue either. I'm contracted for duties that include the term bombing, water and seeds etc. The…"
Jul 1, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Rafi Nahmani's discussion In Search of an Advanced Drone Build!
"I respect your opinion, just not getting the same experience as you. I've purchased around the same amount but I will not use them anymore. The last item took over six months to arrive in Australia (via Seychelles!) and this is not an isolated incid…"
Jun 11, 2017
RM Aviation replied to Rafi Nahmani's discussion In Search of an Advanced Drone Build!
"i would seriously disagree with banggood being a good site, but that's just my own personal opinion based on many years of nightmares with them- I accept that your experience may differ however. For me they are right down there with the likes of hob…"
Jun 11, 2017
RM Aviation commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New two-motor VTOL from Horizon
"Banggood nooooooo! It will take 6 months to arrive, be crushed beyond belief, then they will give you the run around with the refund.
Looks very nice though Chris, should be a laugh to fly."
Jun 11, 2017
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