I bought one of these things about a month ago and have to agree 100% with this article.  Owning / flying a quad copter is both fun and scary. People generally ask questions and show an interest.  I have a feeling if I put a police uniform on and flew it around everyone would freak out but no one has a problem with Joe Citizen flying it around.

Flying the uncertain skies with the latest Phantom drone
“Does it shoot?” That’s the first question an enthusiastic kid asks as I test-fly the DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ in a London park. When the child’s father