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Drone Nearly Collides With News Chopper

Discussion in 'News' started by MikeON, May 16, 2015.

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  1. duckdogs007

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    Look at the video....1. the news cam is zoomed in on the drone...no where near the copter or drone.....2. it appears the drone is flying pretty low and at a safe alititude....certainly not up where the copter would be. I would not classify this a "close call"...more like "Media Hype"!
     
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    The media whores would never do that! Oh, wait....................
     
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    Actually, it was the copter crew who recorded the video - at least according to the report.
    Copters fly low too sometimes.
     
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    Let's face it, drones will put many news copters out of business and they know it. They're highly incentivized to dramatize the danger.
     
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    If the helicopter was flying as low as the quad,they would have more issues with trees and telephone poles than the quad.
     
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