Commercial UAV Support is only 61% Behind Police and National Security Applications

A recent survey of 2000 Americans showed only 61% support for commercial applications, behind police and national security applications.  Overall support for any type of use was 57%.  The majority, 67% of respondents have privacy concern issues.

This shows that the commercial market for UAVs and their applications needs more work to reach out to the general public before and after the expected 2015 FAA approval.

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About Chuck Schoeneberger

Former forecaster at Meridian Environmental Technologies Inc (now a Interis Company), with a background in GIS and LiDAR, with other stints at GeoSpatial Services of Winona, MN and Aerometric (Now Quantum Spatial) of Sheboygan, WI. He is a weather technologist for public storm safety from a local to international level. LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=25048141&trk=tab_pro His views are his own and not of his employer.
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