Quick Start Guide
How to get set up for a successful and safe first flight!

Welcome to your Astro!

Thank you for purchasing the Freefly Astro! Here is how to unlock the powers of the Astro and to have a productive and safe first flight:
  1. 1.
    Charge the Astro batteries and the Herelink controller.
  2. 2.
    Connect the Astro to the internet to enable the Auterion Suite, Flight Maps downloads, and other features.
  3. 3.
    Read the Flight section of this wiki, and learn how to control Astro. Also, watch the First Flight Guide instructional video below.
  4. 4.
    The Astro is supported by the Auterion Enterprise Suite which is an online fleet management tool that unlocks the superpowers of Astro.
    • The Suite is where the data of your fleet is collected, analyzed, and presented. You get insights on vehicles, assets, and operations to keep control over your robotics program.
    • Using the Suite is the quickest way to share aircraft logs directly with Freefly customer support in case of issues
    • Follow this simple Auterion Suite signup and Astro Registration process here. You will need to connect your computer to the Astro via a USB-C cable.
  5. 5.
    Go Flying! To ensure that the Pilot is using best practices, there is a quick checklist card in the case, or you can print and modify the expanded checklist.
  6. 6.
    Review your flights on the Suite.
  7. 7.
    Put Astro to work!
Astro First Flight Guide:
Pilot skill with Manual Mode is required for Emergency Procedures.
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