Rightly or wrongly, the FPV community has long been seen as the misfits of the RC aircraft world; and while FPV is steadily going mainstream, at NAFPV 2015 there was still a palpable sense of "this is not your grandfather's RC event."
As FPV racers in multicopter, spec wing, and fixed wing forms buzzed around a low-altitude course in thrilling fashion, the FireFLY6 DIY 25 stayed (mostly) above the rough-and-tumble, allowing us to flex the muscle of our new Payload Mount Kit equipped with the FY-G3 Ultra 3-axis Brushless Gimbal. Here are some of the highlights:
Staying true to their fun-loving nonconformist roots, the NAFPV crew generated some great media coverage while questioning fears about (and lamenting the negative connotations of) the "d-word." See here, here and here.
At BirdsEyeView Aerobotics, we subscribe to the idea that "the crazy ones" are often more appropriately called innovators. So... to the cowboys, rebels, and renegades of aerobotics: We Salute You.