[warning] Before flying, ensure you have set your Lost Connection Return Behaviors. This is a critical step that ensures your drone returns safely and lands in an accessible location. [/warning]
How to access the Return menu
Step 1 - Open Global Settings
Located in the top left of the screen.
Step 2 - Select Return
Select Return or Lost Connection to configure your settings.
Select how the drone navigates when returning.
Customize the altitude behavior of Skydio X10 when returning.
Use Return Height to set the altitude at which the drone will ascend to before returning.
Drone Will Face
Set Skydio X10 to either look toward or away from the return destination while flying.
Set the speed at which Skydio X10 returns.
Ask to Return on Low Battery
When the battery is only sufficient to return and land, choose between a prompt or an automatic return.
If connection is lost, Skydio X10 will default to the Lost Connection settings. Select between Return and Hover upon lost connection.
Wait Before Return - set the amount of time you want Skydio X10 to wait before it initiates a return flight, allowing time to reconnect
Land After Return - when enabled, your drone will return, hover for a specified amount of time, then land.
Wait Before Land - the amount of time between 0 to 300 seconds (default is 240 seconds) that you want your drone to wait above the landing location before landing. This setting is only enabled when Land After Return is toggled on.
Land After Hover - when enabled, Skydio X10 will hover for a specified amount of time, then use visual navigation to find a safe area to land.
Wait Before Land - the amount of time between 0 to 300 seconds (default is 240 seconds) that you want your drone to wait before landing. This setting is only enabled when Land After Hover is toggled on.
Skydio X10 will continue hovering as it tries to regain connection. If it fails to reconnect and reaches low battery:
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