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DGPS / RTK Corrections over MissionPlanner

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeremy Stromsoe Jul 5, 2017. 10 Replies

I want to use the mission planner "Inject GPS" function to send RTCM correction data from a base station GPS to the GPS in my Airplane using the latest Mission Planner on the ground and a Pixhawk…Continue

Circle Up / Down

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Williams Jan 28, 2014. 1 Reply

When using the automatic takeoff and landing system it would be very useful if a "change altitude while loitering" command were present. If the mission altitude is high, a very long glideslope has to…Continue

MAVLink Bogus Messages

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nicolas Brieger Dec 23, 2011. 4 Replies

Hello,I am currently writing a litte program to fuse telemetry data from my ArduCopter with live video (early stage screenshot in attachment). However, I have noticed that many MAVLink messages…Continue

Tags: EFIS, Video, OSD, Ground station, ArduCopter

Crashes when lowering throttle, sometimes randomly

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nicolas Brieger Oct 17, 2011. 3 Replies

Hello,first of all: I really appreciate what you're doing here. Great project! I have a slight problem with my quad. Current firmware is 2.0.48 beta. After a long time of tuning the PID params I got…Continue

Tags: throttle, arducopter, crash


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Using your own map data in Mission Planner

Posted on August 10, 2013 at 9:30am 29 Comments

So tell me, what is the goal of this post?

The goal is that you, too, see a picture like this:

And... why would anyone want this when we have global satellite coverage via Google Maps?

In some parts of the world, Googles satellite imagery is not very accurate. Custom maps allow you to use a better overview of what your Ardupilot…


Digital FPV with X8

Posted on June 28, 2012 at 7:16am 31 Comments

Over the course of the last two weeks, I built a fully digital FPV setup.

Previously, I used an analog camera, Eagle Tree OSD, 1.3GHz Video Link and a handmade FPV ground station + FatShark goggles. But well... the video quality arriving on the ground was pretty bad when compared to current video standards, even when I used a GoPro as the video…


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At 9:23am on July 13, 2015, Michele Santucci said…

Hi Nicolas... please feel free to ask. My email is

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