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Drone strike. What happens when a drone hits an airplane propeller?

Drone strike. What happens when a drone hits an airplane propeller

Drone strike. What happens when a drone strikes the propeller of an airplane? Well, not that much really as you can see in this Youtube video where Jon Kotwicki flies a cheap Amazon drone into the spinning propeller of his airplane. The video was made as part of their ‘destroy an airplane series’ on Youtube and is definitely worth watching for any drone pilot. 

Fyi: as of January 1st, 2020 DJI includes AirSense (ADS-B In) in all their new drones that weigh more than 250 grams, so that when a manned aircraft comes in the area where you are flying your drone you will get a warning.

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