XAG P30 – Accident – 2020-03-14

Drone Manufacturer: XAG
Drone Model: P30
Country: Australia
Type: Accident
Date: 2020-03-14
Pilot Qualifications: Unknown Status
Pilot Flight Experience: Unknown Hours
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While returning to base after an aerial spraying run, the remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) encountered an obstacle in its path. While trying to autonomously avoid the obstacle, the RPA over-corrected and collided with terrain resulting in minor damage.

Reported Cause

Software failure.