"Jack - good note for those 140kg fuel...One interesting question for me is what happen to sky crane itself - does it just flew away on safe distance and crash on Mars surface, or they safely touchdown and have some future uses. It will be…"
Can we try to make a list of known and commercial complete autopilot solutions for aerial photo and photomapping in price range(s) under 20kUSD? What is complete - ready to fly plane or heli- multi-copter with autopilot, remote controller, camera on board, postprocessing software for photomapping solutions, FPV link, etc. Possible training course are included, too.Main purpose will be to have some light on the complete systems specifications and relative price range info.Example companies and…See More
"Thanks Sergiu, seems I read too fast and on diagonal system :-) missing the important info. Anyway, it is looking great as a project and I looking forward to see the results. At least I want to try similar thing when I have time."
"My first completely dead Ar.drone fails because of fall from 3 meters, causing crack into advanced, multilayer, ultra-thin Linux PCB with BGAs over it... - yes it can be replaced on the half drone price... those boards should be better protected.…"