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Old 03-18-2017, 08:14 PM   #141
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How many aircraft are flying at 91 m altitude 9 km from an airport? The restricted airspace should be an inverted cone.

This legislation makes victimless crimes.

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Old 03-18-2017, 11:55 PM   #142
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Old 03-19-2017, 02:00 AM   #143
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So how does enforcement work, exactly? I suppose if there's a person standing there in a field holding a controller staring at the thing that's a bit obvious, but what, do people call 911 and a cop goes looking for "standing dude" nearby?

Related, how practical/expensive is it to go for tech that makes line-of-sight flying optional? e.g. Gear VR integration or similar? Not exactly quadcopters but I've long imagined flying RC WWII planes with POV cameras providing live video to a Gear VR-like device... seems like the various bits required for that have become commercially available at decent prices in the last couple years.

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Old 03-19-2017, 10:27 AM   #144
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Related, how practical/expensive is it to go for tech that makes line-of-sight flying optional? e.g. Gear VR integration or similar? Not exactly quadcopters but I've long imagined flying RC WWII planes with POV cameras providing live video to a Gear VR-like device... seems like the various bits required for that have become commercially available at decent prices in the last couple years.
Very practical, not expensive at all. The exact same equipment I use to fly quadcopters POV can easily be applied to fixed wing. It's actually very common.

The best way to do it is to mount the camera on your plane on a headtracking gimbal meaning as you move your head left right/up down on the ground, the camera does the same thing.
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Old 03-19-2017, 10:51 AM   #145
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I dont believe a total ban is needed. However, have requirements for owners including owner licensing, drone registration, and liability insurance.
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Hi guys ... I'm hosting a series of interviews with a dozen influencers in the industry.

You can check it out here if you're interested:

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