DJI Matrice 600 – Accident – 2018-01-20

Drone Manufacturer: DJI
Drone Model: Matrice 600
Country: Australia
Type: Accident
Date: 2018-01-20
Pilot Qualifications: Unknown Status
Pilot Flight Experience: Hours
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During aerial operations, the crew detected a propeller malfunction and landed the remotely piloted aircraft into the ocean.

Reported Cause

The inspection revealed that the bolts fastening the propeller to the motor unit had failed.