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  1. WWK888

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    Had my first waypoint mission today with the Litchi app. I kept it relatively simple with 12 waypoints and 3 POIs, about three miles and 14 minutes long. Lost connection a couple of times but trusted it would do what it was supposed to and sure enough it performed flawlessly. I am a believer...


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  2. nonflyingbrick

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    It can be a little unnevering to wait for 8 minutes to see the green light, but it's fun. Just double-check the heights of each waypoint. I was once close to sending it off to land in a lake with a waypoint that I unintentionally set too low, instead of flying over that.
     
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  3. WWK888

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    Yeah I triple checked all my waypoints. Looking forward to my next mission.


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  4. Norval

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    I use today the new Litchi update! Has many goodies added!
    Still, every time I plan a mission that I know it will be out of range of the RC, I start sweating and chicken out!
    I got the felling I would never see my drone again !
    I will try to get brave this weekend and see what happens...


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  5. nonflyingbrick

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    I've done about 12 out of range missions so far. It totally works. I was 2 meters away from crashing it into the municipal landfill (totally my mistake, didn't check what was underneath my waypoint).
     
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  6. alokbhargava

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    I have done many mission flights and Litchi never failed. I never crossed 14 minutes setting just to be safe. I spend too much time estimating ground levels at and on the way points using google earth. This gives me good confidence to fly in hilly areas.
     
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