If you’d like to check out what all the hype is about regarding FPV flying and hone a new skill set (flying “drones”), an FPV wing is worth looking into. FPV flying wings are getting more popular, and they are flying better every day. With the introduction of technology like AS3X, you can easily move into the FPV world. The key is to get some equipment and give it a shot. You’ll be surprised how much fun it really is.
There are a few fun activities to do with an FPV wing. Find a fellow club member who will go up and fly the pattern while you play “chase plane.” With a little practice, you will find yourself flying nice, tight formations effortlessly. It’s almost like being your own Blue Angel demo team! It is also fun to go up and explore your surroundings. You might be surprised at what is on the other side of the tree line or hill at your field. Finally, an FPV flying wing can help your fellow pilots locate a downed plane. This can shave hours of search-party duty for everyone and get you all back to flying ASAP.
So get out there and give it a try. I think you’ll enjoy it.