Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday December 28, 2015

How to Avoid Immediately Destroying Your New Drone

How many of you got a drone for Christmas? How many of you have wrecked your drone already? Well, if you haven't wrecked it yet, this Wired article has a few pointers for those of you that might need them.

Your first instinct will be to overcorrect every time your drone is headed somewhere you don’t want it to go. Ignore it. Take a deep breath and gently correct your flight errors rather than slamming the control in the opposite direction. Another key to safe, happy drone flying is making sure you know where and how you can fly your new drone. Drone pilots do not have a stellar track record.