Airobotics Optimus – Accident – 2017-03-15

Drone Manufacturer: Airobotics
Drone Model: Optimus
Country: Australia
Type: Accident
Date: 2017-03-15
Pilot Qualifications: Unknown Status
Pilot Flight Experience: Hours
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During a test flight, the remotely piloted aircraft landed heavily, resulting in minor damage. The parachute discharge component had not deployed the parachute correctly before landing.

Reported Cause

Parachute failed.