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FAA Task Force Recommends Drone Pilot Registration
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SunitaT0
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SunitaT0,
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11/25/2015 | 12:09:24 AM
Re: Drone fights
@Nasimson: but kids play with powerful helicopters all the time. I think the role of parents would be more powerful in teaching the correct use of drones, than we previously imagined.
SunitaT0
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11/25/2015 | 12:07:32 AM
Re: Safety
@Daniel: yes. Any drone to be given to someone should be having a license for drone piloting. What about those existing drones that are unlicensed though?
SunitaT0
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11/25/2015 | 12:05:03 AM
Re: Drone fights
Then probably we would need a new job description for downing a rogue drone: an ethical drone hacker?!
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11/24/2015 | 8:52:15 PM
Drone fights
In not too distant future when toy drones become cheaper and more common, I foresee kids doing drone racing and drone fights. Now who will regulate that?
danielcawrey
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11/24/2015 | 7:03:24 PM
Safety
I think that this is important for the future of air safety. Piloting a drone should be a privilege and not a right. This is a step towards that. 

We've all heard about some of these near-collisions of aircraft with drones. That's a big problem drone pilot registration can help fix. 


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