Flite Test: ArduCopter 3DR Hexa Waypoint Rescue!

The awesome team at Flite Test do a practice rescue mission with ArduCopter, equal parts entertaining and impressive:

Josh gets stranded so we deliver rescue supplies with the ArduCopter 3DR Hexa autonomously using waypoints!

Even though the ArduCopter 3DR Hexa is equipped with FPV, we wanted to deliver the supplies to Josh using only the waypoints and line of sight.

Setting up waypoints is as easy as clicking where you'd like the 3DR Hexa to go!

Chad was shooting aerial video with this AnyCopter Hex customized it with the RCTIMER 2-Axis Brushless Gimbal For GoPro.

Learn more about the ArduCopter 3DR Hexa from 3D Robotics HERE!

See more at Flite Test

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Comment by Jasja Dekker on July 2, 2013 at 7:00am

Great link. I like flite test, they seem to have lots of fun flying.

Comment by Joshua Johnson on July 2, 2013 at 9:52am

This is awesome!  Josh's face in the picture of him on the ipod for the search and rescue is hilarious! :D


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Comment by Alan Sanchez on July 2, 2013 at 11:14am

Watched the video this morning, pretty cool! They need to do some reading though hahah

Comment by eric on July 3, 2013 at 12:24am

great!

Comment by Michael on July 12, 2013 at 9:48pm

Nice post. I got a few laughs out of it.

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