I just started flying, and although I live in Norway this will inevitably have an effect on me too. Because US regulations gets copied here in Norway many times, especially when they pertain to technology.
My father started me with control-line flying when I was around 10 years old. Building model aircraft started even earlier. I progressed through building and flying control-line in high school, then built my own radio
My son is 11 and primarily only flies on our/our family properties. He and his brothers have learned many things from both flying and building their RC devices. It encourages outdoor play, appreciation for the