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What are the available solutions for creating complex user-defined UAV behavior in autopilots?

I think your best bet would be Ardupilot. The communication protocol it uses, called MavLink, is documented and easy to use. Connect to the UART with an Arduino and you will have full control over the ...
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What are the available solutions for creating complex user-defined UAV behavior in autopilots?

PX4 looks like it is quite flexible, and might be what you are looking for. It might not be as user friendly as for example iNAV, but it should give you much more possibilities even if that comes at ...
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How to Simultaneously View and Record GoPro Content While Flying

I don't have any experience with that API, but I read through the documentation so I will try to give the best answer I can based on this and the comments below the original question. I would ...
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Is Naze32 capable of autopilot?

You'd likely be looking to run a firmware like iNav on your flight controller to enable the path-following features you need like altitude hold and mission/waypoint flying. This is really the most ...
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What are the available solutions for creating complex user-defined UAV behavior in autopilots?

You could consider looking for research autopilots. Researchers try new things in all levels of the autopilot, and so they need extensibility and performance more than advanced features. From what I ...
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Ardupilot Frame of Reference for X-Quad

The ArduPilot uses a NED (North-East-Down) axial orientation. This tells you which direction gives a positive value. If you see a negative Z value, that would indicate the Quad is taking off. When ...
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Autonomous RC plane

Everything is explained in the manual for this board: http://www.holybro.com/manual/Holybro_KakuteF4_V2_mini_Manual.pdf "Solder the ESC signal wires to the M1, M2, M3, and M4 pads. Solder the ...
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Drone which can be controlled via 4g network

There's a few components at work here - but what it boils down to is: You need a LTE modem and a flight controller that can speak the same language Look into LTE/4G modems and their outputs. If you ...
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Autonomous Programmable Drone - Specs

If you want an off-the-shelf drone, besides the fact that we tend to not provide recommendations for specific hardware, I'm not sure there even is one like that in the hobbyist market. Maybe you could ...
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What are the available solutions for creating complex user-defined UAV behavior in autopilots?

You can program/script elaborate flight patterns and then translate it to MAVLink format mission messages either live or in pre-recorded mission mode. Then depending on your needs - you either upload ...
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