RC Logger introduces the RCI-1, an affordable quadcopter. The RCI-1 has a learning mode to allow you to start slowly. Flight times are about 7-8 minutes. The unit will go about 20 mph and with a 915 Mhz system you could easily run it out of sight before it will run out of range. It recharges from a USB in about 20 minutes.
RC Logger is available for $79 and even comes with extra parts if you crash the copter.More details at RCLogger.com