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Sep 15, 2012, 08:38 PM
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Originally Posted by DJO
If you pass the exam, you get your HAM license in the mail. It allows you to use more powerful FPV equipement

TONS of people fly without the license... but not me! That's stupid, I mean why not just get it?! You can get fined $10,000 and have your equipment confisticated if the FCC finds out people! Yikes! And yet so many people get away with it. I know 3 people already that are operating the equipment illegally, 2 from here on RCG and 1 on YouTube.



Dan
Oh, ok. I thought it had to do with school.
Sep 15, 2012, 08:41 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Haha no, but if you're going to school to become a drone pilot or DJ that uses the radio frequencies at higher powers, it would probably be required.



Dan
Sep 15, 2012, 08:42 PM
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Well, I don't think I'm going to be doing that.
Sep 15, 2012, 08:44 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Exactly, you'll be flying your R/Cs instead You can make a living off of flying R/C you know!
Sep 15, 2012, 08:47 PM
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Exactly, you'll be flying your R/Cs instead You can make a living off of flying R/C you know!
nah ill stick with my dream of being a usps/ups/fed-ex postal pilot. ya know that dumb job thing we always do i school? it said after like 35 years of being a postal pilot id get like 325 an hour!!
Sep 15, 2012, 08:48 PM
use the 4s luke, use the 4s...
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Had the biggest fail at the field yesterday. Went to do my bronze wings (it allows you to fly solo but most people dont bother getting them) yesterday. Fiirst flight for the new used plane and just lifts off and flops over on the runway. Im standing there thinking what the hell just happened. Go and check back at the pits i had the ailerons going the wrong way. Didnt reverse them. This was the first time the instructor had seen me fly and asked the other fellas if i even knew how to fly. According to mum they all said you should see him fly that thing.
Sep 15, 2012, 08:50 PM
use the 4s luke, use the 4s...
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Originally Posted by cale10
nah ill stick with my dream of being a usps/ups/fed-ex postal pilot. ya know that dumb job thing we always do i school? it said after like 35 years of being a postal pilot id get like 325 an hour!!
You might be able to deliver our planes quicker
Sep 15, 2012, 08:51 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Originally Posted by cale10
nah ill stick with my dream of being a usps/ups/fed-ex postal pilot. ya know that dumb job thing we always do i school? it said after like 35 years of being a postal pilot id get like 325 an hour!!
Dude I meant on the internet. djmedic2008 is easily making $1000 a day just for having his videos up there and uploading new stuff and videos of him having a blast with his R/Cs. Careers can be as fun as you want them to be!
That Gangman Style video... seen it a million times (literally ) that guy has easily hit over $125,000 just from that video.



Dan
Sep 15, 2012, 09:00 PM
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Originally Posted by DJO
Exactly, you'll be flying your R/Cs instead You can make a living off of flying R/C you know!
I'm still going to go to go to school. Just probably not for a drone pilot or dj.
Sep 15, 2012, 09:10 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Well yeah of course! I'm not sure what I'm going to be will have to start thinking about colleges in a couple years too



Dan
Sep 15, 2012, 10:10 PM
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im already plnning on going for aviation, applying this year im a senior in high school
Sep 16, 2012, 05:25 AM
use the 4s luke, use the 4s...
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Im going for mechanical engineer. Turns out aeronautical engineers arent very popular here (just not many jobs)
Sep 16, 2012, 07:40 AM
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Mee too.
Sep 16, 2012, 08:55 AM
3D, 1D at a time!
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I'm going for... F-16 or F/A18 pilot
Sep 16, 2012, 10:13 AM
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I GOT A UMX SBACH!!! A DX7s AND A NEW F18!!!!!!!!


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