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Posted by ImANewbie | Feb 02, 2021 @ 09:02 PM | 7,624 Views
Hello, Fellow Modelers.

I was in and out of hobby from time to time. I was getting married, and raising children is time consuming job...
Recently, back in hobby, flying park flyer mostly, but repairing larger airplane to fly in the spring.
Suddenly Korean government announced that there will be new law in Jan, 1 of 2021, to fly above 250 g airplane one must pass the test. More precisely as follows.
  1. Below 250 g ; No regulation, Juniors(bellow 14 years old) can only fly this category
  2. 250 g ~ 2 kg ; Must pass the online course, Juniors can not even apply this course
  3. 2 kg ~ 7 kg : Must pass the test, consisted by 40 question, one must pass over over 28 correct answer. And then one must instructed and flown for 6 hr over the guidance of instructor to acquire pilot licence.
  4. 7 kg ~ 25 kg : Must pass the test, consisted by 40 question, one must pass over over 28 correct answer. And then one must instructed and flown for 10 hr over the guidance of instructor to acquire pilot licence.
  5. 25 kg ~ 150 kg : Must pass the test, consisted by 40 question, one must pass over over 28 correct answer. And then one must instructed and flown for 20 hr over the guidance of instructor to acquire pilot licence.

As you can see, one must pass the test to fly over 2 kg airplane which include most of IC airplane. I have passed the test, and the question is not about RC flying, but about legal thing and real aircraft thing. The difficulty of the test may prohibit most of older pilot to pass the test, I...Continue Reading