6.3.4.1     Take off

 

As it is not possible, to perform the take off with the FlightZoomer autopilot, you need to take off with one of the ArduPilot modes. Also, in manned aviation, the autopilot is activated earliest shortly after being airborne.

Take off check list:

Step

Action

1

Arm ArduPilot using the RC transmitter

2

Set the desired ArduPilot mode for manual flight (for plane either Manual, Stabilize or FBWA and for copter e.g. PosHold)

3

Check RC transmission (for plane)

4

Check the FlightZoomer displays

5

Take off!