READ THIS NOW - DJI NEWS! New firmware update!

News just in.... DJI are, in effect asking for you to update your aircrafts. If you do not comply with this update your DJI System will be restricted to fly no further than 50 metres distance and 30 metres height. In efforts to regulate pilots around the world the new update will take in to consideration no fly zones.

By following the link below you can also find safety information relevant to your country and also markers noting where there are restrictions. These markers seem to be in place for mostly airports and prisons, so you will not be able to fly near them. 

Dear Customers,

DJI will soon introduce a new application activation process for international customers. This new step, to take effect at the end of this week, ensures you will use the correct set of geospatial information and flight functions for your aircraft, as determined by your geographical location and user profile. All existing flight safety limitations, such as geofencing boundaries and altitude limits, remain the same.

Even if you have registered when activating your aircraft upon purchase, you will have to log in once when you update the new version of DJI GO or GO 4 App. If you have forgotten your password since your initial login, you can reset it using a function within the DJI GO and DJI GO 4 apps.

You will need a data connection to the Internet for your smartphone or tablet when you log in, in order to verify the account information and activate the updated software or firmware. If this activation process is not performed, the aircraft will not have access to the correct geospatial information and flight functions for that region, and its operations will be restricted if you update the upcoming firmware: Live camera streaming will be disabled, and flight will be limited to a 50-meter (164-foot) radius up to 30 meters (98 feet) high.

The feature applies to all aircraft (except standalone A3 and N3) that have been upgraded to the latest firmware or when using future versions of the DJI GO and GO 4 apps.

DJI encourages pilots to always follow applicable laws and regulations in the countries where they operate, and provides information about these regulations on its FlySafe website at


Your DJI Team

[Disclaimer] - Information Correct as on May 2017 - Aerial Motion PIctures Ltd. 

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