Tips and Tricks

Lithium Ion batteries traveling with them

  Lithium Ion Batteries. The Lithium Ion batteries used in the Phantom 4 are intelligent flight batteries. These are classified as “Dangerous Goods” by CASA. Capable of  short circuiting which in turn can cause an explosion or fire.   Protecting your Lithium Ion batteries from short circuit As a result there has been a lot […]

Drone whale videos a permit required

Drone Whale Videos. You will require a permit for taking Drone Whale Videos. Most drone operators would be unaware you require a permit to take drone Whale videos. Furthermore the required distances seem to vary according to which state or federal department you contact. Even with this discrepancy between government departments you would need a […]

Take video or images with a drone there?

  Take video there? Can I take video or drone pictures there. You need to download the great little app “Can I Fly There” CASA has recently released. This app is a step in the right direction from CASA and is must for all Drone/UAV/RPA operators to help you stay safe. CASA has partnered with […]

CASA certified to fly drones commercially

  CASA Certified. Do I need to be CASA certified if I’m flying for commercial purposes? No. If you are flying a Drone/RPA that has a take off weight of under 2kg. CASA had two research papers written based on the energy a 2kg drone would produce. The first paper was based on the injury […]

Simple drone care some tips and tricks

  Simple Drone Care. Some simple drone care will help to keep you taking good quality video and pictures. Most of our clients at upyourdrone.com.au are in rural areas where red dust, gravel and stones are a major factor. Before each and every flight the drones and controllers are cleaned. The velocity at which the […]

Flying conditions for sub 2kg drones

Flying Conditions sub 2kg Category. CASA has set down some Flying Conditions sub 2kg drones/UAV/RPA. UAV (Unmaned Aerial Vehicle) – RPA (Remotely Piloted Aircraft) – CASA (Civial Aviation Safety Authority) There is a lot of common sense associated with flying your drone. But, fly outside these conditions and regulations as set down by CASA then […]

Choosing drones some ideas for business or fun

Choosing drones. Choosing drones can be a bit daunting with so many different makes and models being produced. How do you decide? Drones are popular items these days that come in different sizes and price. You can spend as little as $50 to over $30,000 depending on the features incorporated into the drone. Outside of […]