DJI S1000 – Accident – 2016-02-08

Drone Manufacturer: DJI
Drone Model: S1000
Country: Australia
Type: Accident
Date: 2016-02-08
Pilot Qualifications: Unknown Status
Pilot Flight Experience: Hours
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During aerial photography, the remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) began to oscillate uncommanded. The RPA struck power lines before colliding with terrain.

Reported Cause

It is suspected that the RPA’s GPS was subject to electromagnetic interference.