The Mavic Air – a look inside the latest DJI drone

The guys from RC Geeks have taken apart the DJI Mavic Air, the latest drone of the market-leading Chinese drone manufacturer. As you can see in the selection of photos we published on our site, it is a precision job. If you decide to take apart your Mavic Air, do so at your own risk.

The Mavic Air – a drone ‘unfolded’

RC Geeks took their tools and tore down the Mavic Air. They started with the props and then moved on to the body of the unmanned aerial vehicle.

First, you remove the top shell and then you work your way down. there are some screws that need to come loose to take apart this drone, the rest is held in place with a series of plastic clips.

Photo gallery

Go over to RC Geeks to see all the detailed photos and read more about how they took apart the DJI Mavic Air.

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Note II: If you are in the market for the new DJI Mavic Air, check out this article with tips on where you can buy it.

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Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Main Writer at DroneDJ, where he covers all drone related news and writes product reviews. He also contributes to the other sites in the 9to5Mac group such as; 9to5Mac, 9to5Google, 9to5Toys and Electrek. Haye can be reached at or @hayekesteloo