Advanced mode in Mission Planner

you might have updated your mission planner only to find out you have lost a few functions you had before. Well, there is a way to get back all these extra functions. After opening your mission planner, but before you connect your drone  you need to do the following Go to Config/Tuning and down that0

Fully modded UpAir One

After a few days of testing I can finally say that all the mods I have done worked out great! The Racestar motors work perfect, the strobes are highly visible, and the colour is just awesome! Here are some pictures and video’s of the UpAir, it look great!

Reset the ESC of an UpAir One

If for whatever reason one or more motors are not performing as they should, you could try to do a ESC reset. The ESC reset does exactly what it says, it resets the ESC’s in the drone, and supplies the same amount of power to all 4 of them. If you are planning to upgrade0

How to prevent fly aways

The one thing we fear the most are the moments our drone seems to get a mind of it’s own, and flies to a place never to be seen again… also called a flyaway! but did you know that flyaways are 9 out of 10 times caused by pilot error? If you have a drone0

UpAir One strobe mod

this is probably the coolest mod you can do to your UpAir. Adding strobes makes it look a lot better. I have bought 2 strobes from FLyTron, Click here for the strobes My idea was to retrofit them in the UpAir, and replace the rear LED’s First you need to open up the drone, and0

How to set date and time on an UpAir One

This does not seem to work on the PLUS model Create a new text file called TIME.TXT (use CAPS) Put the file in the ROOT of your card Open the file and type YOUR current date and time in this format: YYYY.MM.DD HH:MM:SS so it would look something like this: 2017.03.05 16:40:00 Now save, and0

Firmware upgrade UpAir One V4 camera

It appears that there is a firmware update available for the UpAir One V4 camera board. This is the one that is mounted under the UpAir that has a PX4 board! You can check this by removing the battery, and look up inside the drone. It says UpAir and a number.. if it says PX40

How to calibrate UpAir One Plus compass

This is the sequence to calibrate the compass on an UpAir One Plus drone Only calibrate the compass when UPair APP or the status indicator prompt you to do so. 1-When the Status” YELLOW” shows on the APP, start the calibration. The status shows “BLUE” after successful calibration of the first position. 2.Then starts the 2nd0

Replace an UpAir One motor

Before you think that this is an easy job, be advised that you have to take apart the complete drone! There is no soldering required! The motor is soldered, but I am going to use connectors instead as I have heard that soldering on this board is not advisable. I have had a bad CCW0