Q: My kid is 10 years old! Can he fly a drone using FlyThere?
A: Absolutely! There is no minimum age requirement. Anyone can fly a drone using FlyThere.
Q: How long is the flight?
A: Your flight will be 5 minutes!
Q: Is it dangerous to fly a drone with FlyThere?
A: No! We’ve taken care of everything — just listen to your co-pilot. You’re in good hands.
Q: Do I actually get to control a real drone?
A: Yes! You are the one controlling the drone and flying it remotely.
Q: What if I can’t make it to the FlyThere flight?
A: You can reschedule or cancel your FlyThere flight up to 1 hour before your scheduled time, free of charge. Otherwise, you will be charged the full amount.
Q: Why was my flight cancelled?
A: FlyThere experiences are subject to weather changes. It’s not recommended to fly a drone in poor weather conditions. In this case, you can either reschedule a new flight or get a full refund.
Q: What if it is night time or raining where I live?
A: Don’t worry! The weather conditions in your surroundings will not affect the drone, which is thousands of miles away.
Q: Should I know how to fly a drone before I use FlyThere?
A: Nope! Anyone can use FlyThere. We make it easy, safe and hassle-free for you.
Q: What happens if I crash the drone?
A: Your co-pilot is at the flight location, constantly monitoring the flight and will bring the drone back to safety by taking control of the flight. Although it has never happened, your co-pilot will take full responsibility.
Q: How do I communicate with my co-pilot?
A: It’s best to use a headset. You can speak with the operator during the flight using FlyThere. Your co-pilot will help you practice and guide you towards the points of interest.
Q: Is it legal to use FlyThere from the US?
A: Absolutely! You are flying a drone miles away from the US.
Q: Can I use FlyThere from my mobile phone?
A: We currently support devices that have an external keyboard, such as laptops and desktop computers. We are working hard to support FlyThere on mobile devices.
Q: How do I control the drone?
A: You can control the drone either with your keyboard, or by using a game controller.