"Hi! My name is Damien. I created BeginnerFlyer.com to provide newbies with honest, straightforward, and insightful reviews on consumer RC drones. I also write tutorials and educational articles on the topic. The best way to reach me is to send an email to Damien@BeginnerFlyer.com. Thanks for stopping by!"
"In the following sections, you’re going to learn everything you need to know about how to fly a drone. While the experts make it look easy, the truth is that flying a quadcopter for the first time can be quite a challenge! But don’t worry, because you’re going to learn all the steps, from A-Z, on how to successfully fly a quadcopter. And the best part is that you’ll have complete control over your device. With that being said, let’s get started!"
"Important Note: For the sake of the following tutorials, I’m going to assume that your transmitter is setup in the following fashion: the yaw and throttle are controlled by the left joystick, while the roll and pitch are controlled by the right joystick. Some transmitters are setup backwards to this configuration, which is why I thought I’d bring it up."
PART 1: UNDERSTANDING BASIC TRANSMITTER ANATOMY
"The right joystick controls “Roll” and “Pitch”. In other words, it allows you to fly your drone forwards & backwards, as well as left & right. Before you learn how to fly a drone, let’s take a look at these two functions a little more in-depth
The left joystick controls “Yaw” and “Throttle”. In other words, it allows you to fly your drone at a specific height, as well as rotate your drone along its central axis. Before we go on to talk about how to fly a drone, let’s look at yaw and throttle a little more closely...."
PART 2: HOW TO TAKEOFF WITH YOUR QUADCOPTER
"When learning how to fly a drone, one of the first things you need to master is the takeoff. After all, you can’t much with your drone stuck on the ground!
Here are a few simple steps that you can follow to perform when learning how to fly a drone and taking off:..."
PART 3: HOW TO HOVER WITH YOUR QUADCOPTER
"The term “Hover” refers to a drone’s ability to remain in a fixed position mid-air. As a beginner, achieving a steady hover will be a challenge. Fortunately, with enough practice, you’ll have it mastered in no time!
To learn how to fly a drone, a hover it successfully, perform the following exercise: ...."
HOW TO FLY A DRONE – PART 4: HOW TO FLY FORWARDS/BACKWARDS & RIGHT/LEFT
"Once you’ve become comfortable with taking off and hovering, it’s time to graduate to a more complicated step – maneuvering your drone in a specific direction (don’t worry, it’s not that hard). When learning how to fly a drone, you’re going to use the right joystick to control all left, right, forward, and backward movements. Here are a few simple steps that you can follow to learn how to fly a drone in the direction of your choosing: ...."
PART 5: WHEN YOUR DRONE IS FACING YOU
Things can get a little tricky when you’re learning how to fly a drone and it’s facing you. Why? Because all of the controls will be reversed: ...."
How to Fly an Aerial Drone (By David A. Cox) HERE
How to Fly a Quadcopter – Part 1 (By MyFirstDrone) HERE
Lesson for Flying a Drone with Video Camera Made Easy (By Comal Ripple’s Channel) HERE
Quadcopter Drone Flying Lessons (By Quadcopter 101) HERE