This section is currently being updated. Over 6000 surveys have been submitted so far.

Jim (JimS*@*

I am an airline captain for a country’s flag international carrier flying B787. I value safety to the utmost. But if it wasn’t for this hobby and the AMA, I wouldn’t be where I am

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Finding clubs within a couple hours drive is difficult. Local kids/adults will flaunt law and not register/ID. There will be a lot of off-line companies making illegal equipment to supply the market need. There is

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Scott (airt*@*

I have been an avid modeler for approximately 45 years and have rarely seen cases of injury cause harm to other bystanders except on the occasion when proper risk assessment was not followed. For the

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Jason Gibson (jaso*@*

Flying is a much cheaper and safer hobby than auto racing, but has almost the same type of camradery, willingness to help/teach, etc. “Here, fly my quad, try my goggles/radio/etc and see what you think”

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It’s fun. It’s already been safe for 80 years. Don’t regulate it the majority because if the small minority who wouldn’t follow any regulations anyway.

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Jay McKibben (mcki*@*

I founded Dallas Drone Racing. I chartered our club with the AMA, we have had a partnership with the City of Carrollton for over 4 years now and have NEVER had a mishap or issue.

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It’s a hobby I’ve been enjoying for 15 years. I operate in a safe manner and have never had an issue with the safety of others or the property of others.

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Chase Ashton (chas*@*

I run a business that helps with education at the college level getting kids excited about FPV and UAV technology. We also sell kits and help people learn. We are seeing a lot of fear

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John Wieland (john*@*

I primarily fly helicopters at my local park. I have personally gotten 2 members of the community involved with the hobby through discussions of the equipment and flight demonstrations. I have a good relationship with

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