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Author Topic: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March  (Read 4113 times)

Offline Steve J

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Re: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March
« Reply #30 on: January 10, 2018, 12:11:16 »
If they go for 80J, they are going to have to publish energy transfer factors for various types of UAVs. If memory serves, NPA 2017-05 (B) has a factor of around 50% for a multicopter, so a Mavic would escape. Or maybe it wouldn't as there is another clause which isn't mentioned in that article which requires the registration of operators of "unmanned aircraft the operation of which presents risks to privacy, protection of personal data, security or the environment".

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Re: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March
« Reply #31 on: January 10, 2018, 12:39:15 »
Yawn. More stuff to ignore!
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Re: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March
« Reply #33 on: January 10, 2018, 15:02:09 »
Hmm wonder what the terminal velocity of a free falling group of politicians would be?

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Re: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March
« Reply #34 on: January 10, 2018, 16:30:13 »
Don't think they would fall,so full of hot air and b/s fumes. :rolleyes:
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Re: Government consulataion on Drones - deadline 15 March
« Reply #35 on: January 31, 2018, 22:11:19 »
Hmm wonder what the terminal velocity of a free falling group of politicians would be?

Why is my mind filled with the thought of 30 MP's falling to earth and arguing about the possibility of forming sub committees to look into the idea of appointing a body to research the feasibility of turning gravity off for a bit....... [SPLAT] ?

........ And why do I find this mental image so appealing ? :)
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