Insitu ScanEagle – Accident – 2016-04-07

Drone Manufacturer: Insitu
Drone Model: ScanEagle
Country: Australia
Type: Accident
Date: 2016-04-07
Pilot Qualifications: Unknown Status
Pilot Flight Experience: Hours
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The remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) descended below the planned approach path and collided with terrain.

Reported Cause

The inspection revealed a GPS failure.