The Phantom 2 Ground Station app allows for the setting up of autonomous waypoints.  What this means is that your Phantom 2 quadcopter  will fly autonomously from takeoff, then through it’s programmed points to it’s destination and also land safely. It’s exciting technology and shows us the potential of drones in everyday life. The Ground Station…

 

When your Phantom loses GPS signal and enters failsafe mode, their are always some anxious moments as you are unsure whether your quadcopter will return to it’s home point. If the Phantom is out of sight, the anxiety is even greater until you see your Phantom coming back to you.  It’s not a good feeling…

 

Problems with the GPS signal or loss of GPS on your Phantom 2 Vision is a worry and can lead to fly away issues or in the worse case, your drone crashing. This article and drone diy video below will show you how to improve the GPS signal on your Phantom 2 Vision+. You can look…

 

Updating the firmware and DJI App on the Phantom 2 drone to the latest version will solve multiple issues and add new features.  You can expect better flying, longer battery life on your drone and added improvements to the Phantom Vision app on your laptop. This article and video will show you how to update…

 

A reset or re-calibration of your Phantom’s IMU Compass will need to be completed if you are still receiving yellow and red flashing lights after using the normal compass calibration process. The problem occurs because the drone’s compass has come close to a strong magnetic field. This problem only happens in GPS mode and not in…

 

Calibrating your Phantom Compass is one of the most  important steps to prevent Fly-Away issues. This article with videos explain the issue of fly-away along with how to prevent this from happening in the first place.  The first video also discusses what to do when fly-away occurs.  The Phantom has very fluid movement. You move…