I'm interested in gathering together the people who use Ardupilot to fly sailplanes. Maybe we can create our own group where we can discuss our successes and failures, as well as ideas for autonomous soaring. It would be nice to know how many of us there are, so if you are interested in autonomous soaring please reply.See More
"I look forward to the results of your in-flight testing. I too hope to be able to do autonomous soaring with Adrupilot. I will be following your work, and that of Jean-louis Naudin with interest.
"If you want something cool and durable, get a used Toughbook on eBay. Screen can be seen in bright sun, has GPS, media card reader, wiFi, etc. and battery lasts a really long time. It's a little overkill but once you have one you will wonder…"
" I don't think MP requires a lot of resources.
I've been running MP an an acer aspire One 522, a 1Gb, 10" netbook that has a 1280x720 screen resolution. The screen resolution was my main reason for buing it. It has…"
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