After a couple months of testing by the community, Tower v3.2.0 has been released on the Google Play store for use by the general public!

This release requires the latest version of 3DR Services (v1.4.2).

The full set of changes can be found in the release notes but the highlights are below. If you find any bugs, please report them in the Issue Tracker here.

Tower Version 3.2.0 changelog:

  • 3DR Solo support including:
    • 3DR Solo video streaming
    • 3DR Solo gimbal control
    • Gopro control (requires compatible gopro connected to a 3DR Solo gimbal)
  • Return to Me support:
    • Ability to move the vehicle home location manually on the map
    • Automatic update of the vehicle home location based on the mobile device GPS.
  •  Offline map support 
  • Telemetry widgets panel (right side panel) is now customizable:
  • Addition of new telemetry widgets:
    • EKF widget: allows live monitoring of the vehicle EKF state
    • Vibration widget: allows live monitoring of the vehicle vibration state
    • Geo Info widget: Displays vehicle latitude and longitude coordinates
    • More to come...
  • Improved Mission Editor UI:
    • Added Spline Survey mission item
    • Added DO JUMP mission item
  • Mission assistant detail window:
    • Display mission progress
    • Allows rewind and/or fast forward of mission waypoints.
  • Improved plane support
  • Kill switch support for Copters
  • Custom altitude preferences
  • UI update to reflect the latest Android UI guidelines
  • And many more small features, and lot's of bug fixes!

Special thanks to Randy and members of the ArduPilot developers community for helping shape the set of features for this release.

Thanks to all members of the beta testing group for helping iron out all the problems and bugs!

Notes: To get access to the beta releases, please follow the instructions @ https://play.google.com/apps/testing/org.droidplanner.android.beta

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Comment by dimitris arampatzis on October 5, 2015 at 12:17pm

Keep up the good work

Comment by Brian Greeson on October 5, 2015 at 1:07pm

Awesome!

Comment by Dusan on October 5, 2015 at 1:23pm

When can we expect to see support for network gstreamer, or usb grabber UVC video ?

Comment by Sam Smock on October 5, 2015 at 1:53pm
Map box doesn't show up as a map provider. What am I don't incorrectly?
Comment by Petr Bartak on October 5, 2015 at 2:40pm

Hi Fredia,

I would like to ask you to add a "read only" mode in future releases. I some cases it would be great and safe to use such a mode. I would prefer to to use such a mode in case of two men operation, one pilot and one camera operator.

Best regard,

Petr Bartak


Developer
Comment by Randy on October 5, 2015 at 4:56pm

Great stuff Fredia.  I love the new EKF and Vibration viewers in particular.

I'd like to point out that these viewers and return-to-me require the vehicle be running Copter-3.3 which will become the default version within a week most likely.

Comment by dimitris arampatzis on October 5, 2015 at 5:11pm

I want to ask  about default altitude value

Does it connects this value with auto take off from tower app??

If we change this value to 3 meters the take off will lift off at 3 meters? .

THANK YOU

Comment by Cala on October 5, 2015 at 5:22pm

Many thank's Fredia great work, flags work great :)

Comment by Cala on October 5, 2015 at 5:26pm

We have to change from beta? flags looks little different, is the only difference?

Comment by Linjieqiang on October 5, 2015 at 5:40pm

Great!

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