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

Paul Thorpe (pava*@*ail.com)

Flying is therapeutic in an increasingly stagnant and stay at home world where digital entertainment is king. The social and educational are benefits are tangible. The hobby enables many aspects of people’s endeavors being it

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Bruno (brun*@*ail.com)

It made me learn about CAD design, composites, lightweight structures, electronics. It’s my main escape valve from stress and allowed me to make new friends with the same interests that I would have never met

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Martin (mart*@*hapl.cz)

It is generally not a bad idea to require some identification a collision avoidance. My only issue would be that I would have to throw away almost all the drones that I have (except whoops),

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Jag Brar (jag_*@*ail.com)

It’s a freedom thing for me. I love to fly. I fly around my neighborhood, schools and out in the mountains. I always make sure to watch out for ppls and stay away from airports

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Matt Preston (mpre*@*ail.com)

People need an escape from daily life, something to stimulate the mind, something to focus on and something to enjoy socially. Drone building and fpv flying is amazing!

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Brecht (kold*@*ail.com)

I am studying electrical engineering and fly quadcopters as a hobby. It is so cool to bring all the theoretical concepts to life in the form of a drone. The community is always there to

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Main recreational interest and opportunity for engineering innovation in electronics, software, 3D printing etc.

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Aaron Sisco (mtnr*@*hoo.com)

I am a recreational pilot. I found FPV almost 2 years ago. Like many others, it saved my life. There is nothing I have experienced that compares to the feeling of building, flying, and video

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Erik Alber (epal*@*ast.net)

Model flying is discovery that leads to learning and inspiration. Without easy, affordable access to model aviation as a young man, I would never have pursued a career in UAS Technology. I would not be

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Flying has helped me cope in the darkest time of my life, when I lost my job because of an accident. I ended up working part time in a friends hobby shop to cover the

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