Originally Posted by DeepFrz
What are the legalities of flying these machines?
Changing all the time. We have the USD $1,300.00 quadcopter and here in Louisiana, the house recently passed a bill saying you cannot film anyone's private property. I'm sure there will be tightening and tightening of the rules as time passes....
Right now, here, there is a question of jurisdiction for any drone complaints. It's not for the police and the FAA doesn't want to touch it, so it exists in a gray area.
Obviously I'm not commenting on offshore/international waters...