Pat Hickey
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I'm a software engineer living in Portland, OR.
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I'm a developer on the ArduPilot Mega project.

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New Demo of Mavelous, the mobile Mavlink GCS

Posted on July 23, 2012 at 10:58pm 34 Comments

John Wiseman and I have been working on the browser-based frontend for Mavproxy which he announced a few weeks ago. Here's a new demo video I made controlling an ArduCopter:



Paparazzi for Linux: A Beagleboard based Autopilot System

Posted on February 15, 2010 at 8:58am 2 Comments

Hi all - There have been a lot of great microcontroller-based autopilot projects posted here lately. For our entry into the AUVSI UAS competition, we wanted to build an autopilot system with plenty of power for developing our imaging system. We also wanted to use the excellent Paparazzi ground station. The result was to port the Paparazzi autopilot software to run on Linux, and use a 3.5" single board computer onboard.…


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At 3:14am on June 22, 2015, Temitope said…

Hello, please I am very interested in improving the follow me box with arduBeacon project, due to the fact it is part of my PhD research, I noticed you had a snippet of the code, on a link before however it seems that link is expired now. I would like to please have a look and also  Are you implementing MavlINK PROTOCOL to send the GPS coordinates to the arducopter.

Please I would appreciate if you could reply

Thank you so much

At 10:12am on November 8, 2016, Alex P. said…

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