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Forum: AMA Discussions 09-13-2015, 12:32 PM
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Posted By bradpaul
Justice was...

Justice was served.................................. http://kfor.com/2015/09/12/drone-shot-down-at-inhofe-fundraiser/

Were the PITA protesters more upset about the group shooting at pigeons or the...
Forum: AMA Discussions 09-07-2015, 09:49 AM
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Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
another idiot..........................

another idiot....................... http://www.kentucky.com/2015/09/05/4022471_drone-crashes-inside-commonwealth.html?rh=1
Forum: AMA Discussions 08-20-2015, 08:41 AM
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Posted By bradpaul
Exclusive: U.S. government, police working on...

Exclusive: U.S. government, police working on counter-drone system - source Reuters

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/08/20/us-usa-drones-security-idUSKCN0QP0BB20150820
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-19-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,140
Posted By bradpaul
do you actually think the AMA would send the...

do you actually think the AMA would send the money back or renew with a new expiration 18 months out?
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-19-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 715
Posted By bradpaul
Agree as regards following a non VLOS course. ...

Agree as regards following a non VLOS course. However as ALL AMA RULEBOOK EVENTS are flown VLOS, I see no reason why FPV could be restricted from use to fly an AMA event.
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-19-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,140
Posted By bradpaul
If this is a big issue for your club then make it...

If this is a big issue for your club then make it part of your club charter that all AMA Memberships must be renewed in the month of December.
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-19-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 715
Posted By bradpaul
When (not if) FPV technology evolves to include...

When (not if) FPV technology evolves to include wide angle stereoscopic capability with full speed pan/tilt then why would anybody fly a RC plane remote from a ground perspective?

So yes FPV...
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-19-2015, 08:01 AM
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Posted By bradpaul
Yes, they could have used that money to hire...

Yes, they could have used that money to hire "safety management consultants"......

Reminds me of the meme. "Those that can do, those that can't do, teach, those that can't teach, consult".
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-16-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Use Of Drone By Lifeguards At Local Beach Reveals...

Use Of Drone By Lifeguards At Local Beach Reveals Chilling Look At Sharks Near Shoreline


Wonder what the FAA thinks of this???
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Forum: AMA Discussions 06-10-2015, 05:41 PM
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Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Mandatory harsh jail time, confiscation of...

Mandatory harsh jail time, confiscation of property, sounds like the tremendously successful war on drugs....................... well the racial balance may change in the prisons.......
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-04-2015, 04:01 PM
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Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
technology has reploaced the learning curve that...

technology has reploaced the learning curve that we old guys went through on being able to fly an RC model.

the airport idea has merit however it has big problems on implementation.... who...
Forum: AMA Discussions 06-04-2015, 02:08 PM
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Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Why read the manual wheh these drones are...

Why read the manual wheh these drones are designed with technology to fly right out of the box?' It's not as if you built yout plnce from a kit, had to leard how to run a nitro engine and seaked the...
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-30-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,413
Posted By bradpaul
Well if we are going to " pick nits" the AMA...

Well if we are going to " pick nits" the AMA "Charters" clubs not flying fields. There is is the "option" for a small fee to have the landowner of the flying field named an "additional insired".
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-29-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/drone-sales-surg...

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/drone-sales-surge-167-to-4.3-million-u.s.-leads-but-china-catching-up/article/2565240

Drone sales surge 167% to 4.3 million, U.S. leads but China catching up
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-28-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,413
Posted By bradpaul
The actual "fairness" issue with the AMA...

The actual "fairness" issue with the AMA insurance is that it is secondary insurance, so the vast majority of the AMA membership that have homeowners insurance or renters insurance are subsidzing...
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-26-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,413
Posted By bradpaul
I believe the incident a few years ago between a...

I believe the incident a few years ago between a RC aircraft and a full scale involved a 3D plane hovering over the runway.
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-26-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,413
Posted By bradpaul
obviously 3d planes should pay a heavy premium...

obviously 3d planes should pay a heavy premium over all other types
Forum: AMA Discussions 05-25-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Another idiot........................ Drone...

Another idiot........................

Drone Crashes, Hits 2 People During Marblehead Parade
http://boston.cbslocal.com/2015/05/25/drone-crashes-hits-2-people-during-marblehead-parade/
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-30-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
This is getting all too common, I feel something...

This is getting all too common, I feel something bad is now inevitable.........

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Drone-Flies-Above-Landing-Airplane-Dallas-Police-301664531.html#
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-27-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
How stupid are you if you are flying 3 to 4 miles...

How stupid are you if you are flying 3 to 4 miles from end of the active runway at Dulles International?????? Perhaps the airliners at low altitude flying overhead every 60 seconds or so, might...
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-26-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Thanks Bryan, For me that confirms that the drone...

Thanks Bryan, For me that confirms that the drone pilot was an stupid idiot! As busy as Dulles Airport is (1000 to 1200 flights per day) the drone pilot had to know he was in the approach and had to...
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-25-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
My question is concerning the full scale, if the...

My question is concerning the full scale, if the drone was 200' below the airliner is 1200' AGL a usual altitude when 3 to 4 miles from the runway?
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-25-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Here is a good example of ignorant reporting to...

Here is a good example of ignorant reporting to scare the public.
http://www.wjla.com/articles/2015/04/close-call-between-drone-and-plane-landing-at-dulles-airport-113458.html

A near miss? The...
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-23-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Glad to see somebody was able to figure it...

Glad to see somebody was able to figure it out......................................... BTW some can both build and type pointless dribble. In the process of adding detail and scale control cables...
Forum: AMA Discussions 04-23-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 169,392
Posted By bradpaul
Lighten up FLAPHappy .......... if those that...

Lighten up FLAPHappy .......... if those that agree with oneaew boycott the LHS ans the AMA then the average intelligence of the patrons of the LHS and the AMA will rise...
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