"Based on a previous commercial system I worked on, a few additional suggestions: 1) capability to enter onto the inbound plan at the nearest waypoint, rather than a fixed "entry point"; and, 2) the ability to define a spatial volume…"
"There would have to be a short delay when using this feature so the plane doesn't react to each mode as you flip through the menu. Maybe 3 secs or so would allow you to flip through at a comfortable pace. This is clearly an FPV request, an area…"
"This is more of an FPV based feature request. If you didn't have a ground station, or an OSD you would probably set up your list with the options you wanted and start from mode 1 always. It is pretty easy to tell what mode you are in by how the…"
"Interesting idea - but how would you know the current mode without feedback from the GCS? If you have a GCS (like Andropilot or other) you can just select the mode you want without the six way switch (either from the menu or the buttons that…"
"That's not really my cup of tea (too easy to get lost in the list, slow to jump between non-adjacent modes) but both this and your other feature request could be accomplished with a ground station and a little scripting."