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Amazon's air highway?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ashtonhess, Sep 6, 2015.

  1. ashtonhess

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  2. RoyVa

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    200's not so bad. I generally fly at that altitude and can get pretty good videos. 200's better than 0 If you get my meaning.
     
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    Not if your flying over trees.
     
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    Got a cell tower near the house that's 275 feet tall. For this reason I have my RTH set to 350 feet.
     
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    amazon's drones shouldn't need their own space. their drones can communicate with each other but also have sensors to avoid other drones/aircraft/birds/etc. if anything, they should have the 400-500ft space allocated for commercial drones.
     
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    Gee, why don't we give them our air, period? We don't need to breathe.

    The idea that a company can even attempt to own a section of airspace is outrageous. Just the attempt shows how for sale things are.
     
  7. RVD98072

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    it would be ridiculous to let amazon own any part of airspace. but i suppose the FAA could designate some space for commercial drones (amazon, google, etc.) and then have personal space for hobbyists, etc. (similar to radio frequencies by the FCC, etc.).
     
  8. Monkeyleg

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    Does having different radio frequencies affect the performance of hobbyist's radios? Having to stay under 200 feet would limit my flight in this heavily wooded part of the country where I live.