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(csil*@*.rr.com)

My family has flown model aircraft since the 1940s, my father flying free-flight, then RC as the technology developed. I few as a child in the 1960s and then returned to the hobby in the

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Steve Byrum (stev*@*uth.net)

I’ve flown RC for 30 years. It is the most challenging, fulfilling hobby I have ever had. Every aircraft and every flight is unique. I am never bored, and always glad to share the experience

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Sebastian G. (csg-*@*gmx.com)

I’d agree that the easy availability of ready to fly flight equipment causes a significant increase of “model pilots” and with that the number of dump heads flying model aircraft or toys increases naturally as

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(bill*@*acy.com)

I enjoy building model aircraft as much or more than flying them. I have to drive a half hour to get to a remote area where I can fly my fixed wing models safely –

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Foam Flyer (parr*@*hoo.com)

Added regulation increases costs and complexities. Added costs presents a barrier for younger impressionable minds. Younger people would be less interested in model aviation as a result. There will be a stifling effect on people

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Alvin Burke (onec*@*1@q.com)

Increasing the regulations is not going to have a large effect on the fliers that cause most of the problems. This is because the fliers that fallow the rules are not the ones that cause

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KP80 (rpth*@*ine.net)

I don’t see any evidence of increased risk that is driving these regulations. That is, has there been an increase in accidents, injury, property damage, etc., that is driving the need for these regulations? It

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(none*@*ing.com)

The freedom to go and fly far above any government, job, stress… To be able to pass on the love of flight to a new generation without government interference. I realize that our hobby may

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Richard Smith (rjsm*@*hoo.com)

I flew model aircraft as a teenager in 1990s and recently started back in the hobby with my 6 and 8 year old boys. I live in a rural area with almost no cellular coverage

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