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  1. Suhail78

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    I planned on flying in a field nearby, but noticed there is a small power station at the far end, would it be risky to fly there? Any advice would be appreciated! Thank[​IMG]s!!


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  2. WilsonFlyer

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    I wouldn't have a second thought flying there if it were me.
     
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  3. teccer

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    well how about flying near this solar power farm, when I took this it was still being set-up but I haven't been near it since, the owner is a friend and told me that they have 8 satellite dishes as well.
     
  4. LK8472

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    If this is in the USA, you may have problems with the authorities. Flying near Power plants and some other types of facilities is frowned upon/illegal in some cases. Be careful. Not to mention potential for interference to your signal


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  5. Suhail78

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    Hey, thanks for the response, took it out there and ran through 2 batteries, didnt have any issues with flight controls, but did notice the video feed stuttering and displaying some green lines, i guess that would be from the interference possibly.


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