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2.5km voyage to russian registered cargo ship at night

Discussion in 'Photos and Video' started by stargater07, Oct 31, 2015.

  1. stargater07

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    First long distance run, made it across the sea out to a cargo ship anchored, sheltering in the bay...

    Please let me know what you think and if you would like to see more of my vids!

    Jason
     
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    Awesome flight. You have a lot guts! What were the winds conditions like that night and how much battery did you have left?
     
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    Hey, the wind conditions were at ground level at the point of take off <10mph. Our at sea when slowing above the ship I noticed a little drift when turning... Not sure if the wind was a factor or not...(most likely stronger winds out at sea) The P3 got back with 58% battery remaining... I was very, very nervous before hand I'm not going to lie but it performed superbly..
     
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    58%...not bad!!! Yeah man, that was a bold move to fly all the way out there and hover like that. It seems like you were there forever. I was like, "man when is this guy gonna turn back?!" lol Anyway, congrats on the flight. It was really cool. Thanks for sharing!
     
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    wow simply amazing you got more balls then I would have to fly all that way out especially at night, it would freak me out in the day time never mind at night lol
     
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    Night flying and videos are my particular favorite and I enjoyed this video a lot. Good work!
     
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