Wait! This is a site which promotes the safe, fun and productive use of aerial robotics (aka “drones”), so why would we produce such a story as this?
Simple – because it’s the truth and we want to save a lot of people money, time and trouble.
How would you feel if your $1500 laptop dropped on the sidewalk and shattered into pieces….the first week you had it? Not very good, right? Well, this experience is being had by dozens of people each day at this time of year as their new “holiday presents” are opened and test flown. Here are a few recent quotes for your consideration:
“I used to own a brand new (higher priced drone). Tonight I noticed the lights started blinking red and it fell out of the sky. I haven’t found it , will go to look for it in the morning…. I’ve been crying like a child…. ”