Bad UAV Flight Plans
I’ve collected some websites of videos showing examples of what NOT to do with a UAV. It is important to know your device and think through the flight plan. Also, make sure to think about the repercussions of a crash.
I’ll start with one that is actually quite beautiful, but could have really gone south. A UAV in the middle of explosives with lots of people on the ground…
He’s pretty high up, and crashes into someone’s house:
At least this guy had a plan. This is good to read and watch. He had a plan and a controlled situation, but a crash still occurred. Think about what is under your drone, should it lose connectivity or power. This was a BIG concern at the House hearing a couple weeks ago. The less responsible people act now, the harder it will be to convince the FAA to approve a wider array of uses:
This just isn’t smart. No wonder New York City is concerned. Don’t ruin it for everyone else: