"Hi Rico, I did attempt that a couple of years back with 3 with not much luck. By using both Telem sockets on the pix in the repeater aircraft it is possible with 4 radios. The MAVLink forwarding rules in ArduPilot will pass the packets through."
A year back you might remember I blogged about a proof of concept solution to this issue by using a combination of single & multipoint firmware and 5 Tx/Rx.
Although we never tested it beyond line of sight it did seem to work remarkably…"
"Unfortunately due to various issues we were bitterly disappointed not to be able to get our D2 to a submitable level. But I thought I'd post the video of our QuadPlane flight in the 20 Knots over the weekend.
We wish all OBC competitors the best of…"
"Thanks for the report Tridge,
The CUAV's VQ Porter will go down in history as one of the great UAV S&R pioneer aircraft. I was privileged to see her fly in Kingaroy in 2014.
Are you planning to post the flight logs you speak about in your report?"
"Hi deadhurricae, (If thats your real name!)
During this test the repeater aircraft never traveled anymore than 300m from either the quad or the ground station.
As you can see from the tlog the wireless telemetry connection was around 50% for both…"
"For those who are interested a copy of the Mission Planner tlog can be downloaded here.
A word of warning. When uploading the missions for the copter & fixed-wing from MP the Waypoint & Loiter Radius from the Copter (10m) was loaded to the…"