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Old 08-01-2011, 07:02 PM
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Default RE: Has anyone heard about the FAA banning the use of 2.4 in RC?

Maynard Hill and team constructed an R/C plane with a GPS and autopilot that flew the North Atlantic from Canada (Nova Scotia?) to Ireland. This was constructed of off-the-shelf components. It took them 5 or 6 tries to make it, but it is surely conceivable that a dedicated team could construct a similar device with less benign intent. It's not about the radio frequency........