Near miss with pylon

Discussion in 'Mavic Pro Discussions' started by marky153, Nov 19, 2016.

  1. marky153

    marky153 Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2016
    Messages:
    30
    Likes Received:
    11
    Just took mavic out and near miss with pylon!!!



    Sent from my iPhone using MavicPilots
     
  2. Romi

    Romi Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2016
    Messages:
    154
    Likes Received:
    44
    Location:
    Michigan
  3. Guitarzan

    Guitarzan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2016
    Messages:
    53
    Likes Received:
    10
    Location:
    Rocky Mount, NC
    Wow! Hope that was a learning moment!
     
  4. niclariv

    niclariv Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2016
    Messages:
    177
    Likes Received:
    27
    Sport mode without obstacle avoidance?


    Sent from my iPhone using MavicPilots
     
  5. F6Rider

    F6Rider Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2016
    Messages:
    808
    Likes Received:
    287
    Location:
    Sunny California
    It won't 'see' wires, heck with the pylon, watch out for those power lines. I almost did that once, those wires don't show up until the last moment.
     
  6. Gimpy

    Gimpy Member

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2016
    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    4
    Location:
    Plano, Texas USA
    Good point. Watching the video again after reading your post I realized that while the tower is easily visible from a distance, the power lines weren't obvious until it was almost too late to do anything about them, at least at that speed.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - Near miss pylon Forum Date
Pylon near miss using litchi Mavic Pro Discussions Dec 27, 2016
Actual Near Miss - I saw it myself - Helicopter/Military Drone General Discussions Dec 21, 2016
Another near miss in London... News Dec 9, 2016
Another near miss in the UK General Discussions Nov 17, 2016
Airliner's near miss with drone injures two crew members News Nov 14, 2016

Share This Page