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Pilot the Parrot drone

Create a Parrot object using parrot before you use functions to pilot the Parrot® drone using MATLAB® commands.

Functions

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takeoffInitiate Parrot drone takeoff
landLand Parrot drone
abortEnd flight of Parrot drone
flipFlip Parrot drone in specified direction
moveMove Parrot drone in all six directions
movebackMove Parrot drone backwards
movedownMove Parrot drone down
moveforwardMove Parrot drone forward
moveleftMove Parrot drone left
moverightMove Parrot drone right
moveupMove Parrot drone upwards
turnTurn Parrot drone at specified angle

Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Connection Issues Post Flight Crash

An advanced maneuver like flip can lead to a flight crash if the drone battery is low or if the ground clearance is not enough for completing the flip.

Troubleshooting Low Battery Warning

The low-battery warning indicates that the drone battery must be replaced.

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