How To Be A Safe Drone Pilot | Learn This Or Suffer The Consequences
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How To Be A Safe Drone Pilot | Learn This Or Suffer The Consequences

An essential part of becoming a competent builder, programmer and flyer of drones is doing so safely. It is said there are two types of multirotor pilots: those that have crashed and those that will.  Many of us have had close calls – a vehicle out of control flying away or into a tree.  Now…

Can’t Connect to MAVProxy or Dronekit? Do This To Resolve Your Connection Issues
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Can’t Connect to MAVProxy or Dronekit? Do This To Resolve Your Connection Issues

The following guide is a comprehensive checklist of things to do when you have connection issues between your flight controller and your companion computer on an ArduPilot drone. If you are experiencing errors like “link timeout” “link 1 down” “no link”, then read this guide. These issues can be seen when attempting to start MAVProxy,…