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Register your Drone

Pre-Flight Checklist

Check the Weather (Visibility => 3mi/500ft/120m), Wind <= 15mi,
Precipitation=None

Shot List and Story Board

Controller Charged

Firmware Update

Obtain Required Permission Ground Station Charged

App Update. (e.g. B4UFly, Litchi, KittyHawk)

Check NOTAMS (Link)
Richmond NOTAM (Link)
Equipment Packed

Flight Route/ Area Planned

Pre-notification Requirements. (e.g., Flying in Airport Zones, areas w People)

First Aid Kit Packed

Site Survey/Obstacle Check

Aircraft Batteries Charged SD Card Formatted

 

APPS that might be Useful to Download

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