Drone Regulations impacting old RC flyers?


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I was hunting around for something interesting about the RC flying and thought it would be interesting to see what you all thought about this article and outlook?

Since drones have come become normal to regular public that doesn't really know of RC flying, these things may come up to bite RC fliers.

Down in the article the thoughts of the rules not really going to effect old RC fliers.

What do you think?

Drone Regulations Won’t Stall Decades-Old Model Aircraft Clubs

But the hobby of recreational flying goes back way before the first drones appeared on the market. Back, in fact, to before the FAA was even established. Are these old-school flyers in the model aircraft community worried that regulations will encroach on their fun? Not really.