In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to activate the DJI Mavic Air.
Before you start, you’ll need to ensure the following:
- You have download and installed the latest version of DJI GO 4 app (from the App Store or Google Play) on your smartphone.
- Your Mavic Air battery level is fully charged.
- Your smartphone is connected to the internet.
Firstly, you will need to connect the battery to the charger and then allow the battery to charge fully:
Next, connect your smartphone to the Mavic Air Remote Controller and turn on both the remote controller and aircraft:
Ensuring your smartphone is connected to the internet / Wi-Fi, open up the DJI GO 4 app and enter your aircraft’s name:
Set up your joystick mode (default is Mode 2):
Choose your preferred measurement units:
Next you will be given the option to fly in Beginner Mode. Uplift advises you to practice in Beginner Mode if this is your first time flying or if you are an inexperienced drone pilot:
Confirm your account email address and phone number are correct and click ‘Activate’:
Your Mavic Air has been successfully activated:
We hope this tutorial has been helpful; for more DJI Mavic Air tutorials please visit our Technical Support Hub.
When flying a drone recreationally, always remember to operate within the legal limitations and regulations of the country and area you are flying in.
For more information about operating your Mavic Air for commercial operations, please contact our training team on 0330 111 8800 or submit your details below and we will be in touch ASAP: