Way back in 2007, when I was getting started with UAVs, the only autopilot available for less than $15,000 was the UNAV PicoPilot. I got one, stuck it in a plane (see above), and decided I could do better for less. Thus the open source ArduPilot project and the rest is history.
On a whim, I went to see if UNAV was still in business. It isn't.…Continue
The new Viooa smart-camera combines 360-degree optics with an on-board Nvidia processor to add some pretty amazing functionality to Solo. …Continue
Last week the leading drone manufacturers announced we were leaving the Small UAV Coalition, which was a great start to our regulatory efforts but was not 100% focused on near-term commercial and consumer drone opportunities. Today we reveal what we're…Continue
From USA Today:
Carry cargo that's of live-saving importance, fly long-range fixed-wing aircraft in uncongested skies, and score a government as your first client?
That's the atypical approach being taken…
AdaPilot is a new project to create a highly reliable open source autopilot using the Ada language. From the Project Overview:
AdaPilot, started in 2016, is a next-generation Open-Source software project with a reference hardware development kit, created by the…