OpenPilot – New Feature – GPS Assist

On December 17th, 2014, posted in: News by Comments Off

OpenPilot is currently working on the next release of the OpenPilot software suite and one of the key features being developed for this upcoming release is a new flight mode named GPS Assist. GPS Assist is a first-of-its-kind flight mode that blends Attitude or Rattitude stabilized flight modes with GPS Position Hold, with or without..

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New Release – 14.10 – Mini Me

On November 27th, 2014, posted in: News by Comments Off

This release (the third release of 2014) mainly focuses on flight performance, especially aimed at mini multirotors and adds support for the OpenPilot Platinum GPS (V9). The release also marks the official public release of our new v9 Platinum GPS (available soon from the OP Store). Visit the OpenPilot Software Downloads page to download the..

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RELEASE-14.06.01 – Peanuts Schnapps

On October 8th, 2014, posted in: News by Comments Off

RELEASE-14.06.01 — Peanuts Schnapps This is the Mid 2014 release. This version supports the CopterControl, CC3D, Atom and the Revolution Flight controllers as well as the OPLink Modems. Release includes many additions, improvements and fixes, it is the result of many thousands of hours of development and testing. Some key additions in this release: Many..

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OpenPilot CC3D Available at HobbyKing

On October 1st, 2014, posted in: News by Comments Off

The famed OpenPilot CC3D is now available from HobbyKing, in addition to GetFPV and ReadyMadeRC. From the HobbyKing website: “The HobbyKing CC3D board is fully authorized by OpenPilot and built with quality import parts, (unlike the cheap copy boards that can suffer from voltage fluctuations). A portion of the sales of each unit is donated..

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OpenPilot Atom

On August 1st, 2014, posted in: News by Comments Off

The OpenPilot Atom was recently made available by GetFPV and ReadyMadeRC. The Atom has the full functionality of the now famous OpenPilot CC3D in a super small form factor of only 30x17mm and a weight of only ~4g! Thoroughly tested and evaluated by the OpenPilot development team prior to being released for production, the OpenPilot..

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Portrait of a Pilot

On November 22nd, 2013, posted in: News by Comments Off

Jim Johnson is a long time moderator of the OpenPilot forums, he is famous for his amazing wood frames with workmanship that is top notch, for his day job he works as a carpenter for Binghamton University, a position he has held for almost 20 years, they recently featured Jim and his hobby in a video..

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