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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Joe Edwards, Oct 15, 2016.

  1. Joe Edwards

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    I was flying a waypoint mission this morning at a local park, the drone was @ wp 3 at 98' alt when i herd the honking of a flock of Geese, well i thought about climbing to higher altitude but didn't have time, i paused the mission and just watched the birds react to my drone, they were still 50' above me so they were safe. I resumed the mission and finished safely. If i had climbed to a higher altitude when i first herd them, i would be reporting a bird strike today...
     
  2. GPSMapNut

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    I think that a proper reaction to the sound of approaching birds or aircraft should always be dive! dive! dive! At best, they will fly over. At worst, the collision will occur at lower altitude reducing the damage after the freefall.
     
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