CRC Flyday Pre-Workshop

Hi Pilots!

Thank you for signing up for the CRC Fly Day at Marina South Pier. Here’s a short list of what to expect and prep.

COVID-19 Response

1. Temperature taking of trainer(s)/ staff before leaving the house. Back up operator/ trainer will be called in to take over if he or she is found to have a fever. He or she must seek medical attention if found to have a fever.

2. Wearing of mask at all times once operator/ trainer leave the office to make his way to the workshop.

3. Drone and remote to be thoroughly wiped down after workshop completion.

4. Temperature taking is mandatory of all participants before the start of the workshop. A contactless thermometer will be used by the trainers.

5. Hand sanitiser and masks is freely available throughout the workshop. Please request for it if you require them.

6. We encourage you to try out different drones but please let us know when you are changing to another drone as we must wipe down the remote before the change over take place. Wipe down is done with 70% alcohol wipes.

7. Please keep 1 meters apart from each participants and trainer at all time. There will be no hand shaking. Wave to say Hi! Phototaking will be done with distancing.

8. Please see the Singapore Government reponse and updates to the COVID-19 here. https://www.gov.sg/features/covid-19

What to bring

    • iPhone/ iPad with “DJI Go 4, for drone since P4” app (not the Dji Go app) for Android | iOS if you wish to use your own phone or tablet. We strongly encourage you to use iOS equipment. We do provide iPhone and iPad but with your own device, you can chose to post the scaled down footage immediately to your favourite social media platform like Instagram and Facebook.
        • Please download the DJI Go App 4 before Fly Day as it’s over 100Mb. It will not download via 4G.
      • After downloading and installing the DJI Go 4 app, you must register and login to the app. Please do so before the day you’ll be meeting us.
  • Your own microSD card (the same size you use for your phones) if you want to save the footage for your own use later on Facebook, Instagram etc. Yes, we encourage sharing!

Duration

  • About 1.5 hour

Location

  • Marina South Pier

Attire

  • Be in comfortable clothes. Wear what you would wear to fly a kite. Bermudas and covered shoes. Mask must be worn at all times.

Directions

    • Take the MRT to Marina South Pier MRT station
    • Take exit A towards Marina Bay Cruise Centre, go up the escalator and turn right. We’ll be at the field next to the exit.
  • Driving, park at Marina South Pier carpark.

Meet here https://goo.gl/maps/VDspYFUK7UvFKX4R9

Rain Plan

    • For safety reasons, we will postpone the workshop if it rains.
    • We will contact you at least 2 hours before the event if we are cancelling the workshop due to rain.

Useful Information

    • There are 2 shops in Marina South Pier that sells drinks and food/ snacks should you need them
    • Halal food is available.
  • Restrooms are conveniently location at Marina South Pier, near departure gate on Level 1 or in the MRT Station near exit A.

We look forward to seeing you and having a great and safe day having fun with the drones!

CRC FlyDay – Thank you

Updated 10 Oct 2020

Dear all,

thank you for the wonderful drone workshop and we look forward to seeing you renting out our drones for your adventures locally and abroad! We hope you’ve learned something new and useful or made new friends along the way.

It’ll be swell if you post your footage on Instagram and tag us @crcdrones and hashtag #crcdrones, #crcflyday and @camerarentalsingapore or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CRC.SG. There could be small surprises to selected videos!

All our drones are Singapore registered and all records are kept on rental dates/ names/  Contact numbers, etc. You are allowed to fly the drone locally with the drone registered to us. Follow all local laws on drone flying.

Use only OneMAP at https://www.onemap.sg/ click on Drone Query for direct link > https://www.onemap.sg/main/v2/dronequery, this is the only authoritative source by the Singapore Government/ CAAS for flying your drone. Onemap is also available in Google Playstore or Apple App Store.

50% off your next rental

You are eligible for a one-time 50% discount 1 month from the date of this Fly Day, for any drone with us.

To enjoy this 50%, simply drop an email to crcdrones@camerarental.biz

      • The one time 50 percent discount is non transferable. You must have attended the CRC Fly Day.
      • It’s only valid for 1 month from the date of the workshop.
      • This offer is non-transferable and only valid to participants who has gone through the workshop with us.

When renting, note:

      • Do NOT update any firmware on the rented drones. If there is any prompt, simply close it to ignore it.
      • DO NOT calibrate the drone. All drones with CRC are carefully calibrated. Calibrating it incorrectly will may cause it to flip during takeoff or go in a single direction continuously after it has taken off. Contact us if you are unsure and keep receiving the error to Calibrate the Drone.
      • DO follow all laws governing the flying of drones.

Below is a short recap on flying safely:

Commercial Permits

Camera Rental Centre holds all relevant CAAS permits with qualified pilots. Wee is one of our certified pilots with CAAS.

*Those who operate without the required permits can be fined up to $20,000. Repeat offenders can be fined up to $40,000 and jailed for up to 15 months.

For details, please visit:

https://www.caas.gov.sg/public-passengers/unmanned-aircraft-systems

From 2 April 2020, drones must be registered. Please refer to https://www.caas.gov.sg/public-passengers/unmanned-aircraft/ua-regulatory-requirements/ua-registration

Batteries Limit

For batteries limit as carry-on, please refer to http://up.itcow.com/2016/03/02/lithium-based-batteries-on-planes/, do note it is accurate at time of writing/ update. You may want to double check with the airlines you are taking to your destination(s).

Thank you and we hope to see you soon at Camera Rental Centre!