Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

Phantom 2 liftoff

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Discussion' started by glennphantom, Jun 6, 2015.

  1. glennphantom

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2015
    Messages:
    16
    Likes Received:
    2
    Hey Guys,

    We live in The middle of a small town. Is it possible to send up a plantom 2 v2 with gps lock In Quite à small backyard? Lets say 60m2?
     
  2. RoyKron3

    Joined:
    May 24, 2015
    Messages:
    58
    Likes Received:
    13
    Sixty-square meters? That's about 600 square feet. Yes, you can launch and land in that space. I've got a P2 version 1 and launched and landed in a waterfront space about that size today. When I got home, I still had two batteries I needed to discharge, and I launched and hovered in an area no more than 150 square feet. The Phantom "roamed" a bit during the battery discharges, but I was very close to the ground (not more than six feet) and there may have been some thermals coming off the asphalt. It was 93 and sunny. The issue you need to keep in mind is maintaining line-of-sight with the bird. I live by the rule that if I can't see it, I can't fly it. So if you're surrounded by trees or other visual obstacles, you want to be above them so you can keep your eye on the Phantom.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - Phantom liftoff Forum Date
DJI Phantom 1 with Gimbal won't liftoff anymore Phantom 2 Vision + Help Mar 11, 2015
WANT: Phantom 4 Battery - SHIP TO CANADA Classifieds Today at 12:19 AM
What is a good price I should sell my phantom 3 standard with extras for ? Classifieds Today at 12:00 AM
DJI Phantom 4 Quadcopter 2 Extra-Batteries HDMI Output Module Classifieds Yesterday at 6:16 PM
Dji Phantom 4 BAD BATTERY disassembly General Discussion Yesterday at 12:13 PM