NAO robots are wonderful research and educational robots. We have already covered a bunch of exciting projects involving them in the past. Can they be used to control a Phantom 2 Vision drone? Professor Grewbeard has shared a video on just that:
As you can tell, when using a robot for such a project, things can always go wrong. Fortunately, new quadcopters are getting smarter all the time, so it is easier to recover them. Fun project to try if you can afford a NAO robot.