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26.12.2010

The first developers show up at 27c3, the 27th Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin

14.11.2010

Timo's Talk Quadrocopter für Anfänger - How to make them fly an der Open Rein Ruhr (DE)

10.11.2010

Maidenflight of Timo's KleinVieh the first airborne FlaNG frame, using SW-0.61, HW-0.22

05.11.2010

The Next Generation Multicopter at the HashDays Security & Risk Conference in Luzern (CH)

15.10.2010

The Next Generation Multicopter in the press: Open Source 03/2010

15.10.2010

The 4. Next Generation Multicopter and Developer Meeting in Zürich (CH)

24.09.2010

Release of NGOS-0.60 containing the new DCM based controller, GPS navigation and a lot of bugfixes

12.09.2010

Ygramul's FPV impressions using HW-0.21, SW-0.60

12.09.2010

A nice documentation about the CCC: Die Akte CCC (german) - including Ralf's NG flight at 26C3

22.08.2010

Ygramul's dynamic FPV flight with HW-0.21, SW-0.59

22.08.2010

Timo's Talk at FrOSCon - "Quadrocopter für Anfänger - How to make them fly"

03.08.2010

Amir wrote a blog article on the latest developments: DCM and GPS

31.07.2010

Maidenflight of Stefan's NG-Two using HW-0.22, SW-0.60

10.07.2010

The 3. UAVP-NG Multikopter & Developer Meeting in Zuerich, Switzerland (footage from Rob and Ygramul)

24.06.2010

The first NG GPS Position Hold flight was successful! We did it using HW-0.22, SW-0.60

16.06.2010

A first outdoor flight of the new DCM based amir-ng controller with Kalman drift compensation

12.06.2010

Release of NGOS-0.59 with a lot of bug fixes and feature improvements

10.06.2010

Maidenflight of the new amir-ng controller based on DCM with Kalman drift compensation

05.06.2010

Maidenflight of Rabbit's new NG using SW-0.58, HW-0.22

01.06.2010

The UAVP-NG Shop offers the new 2.4GHz Diversity NG Video TX/RX PCB!

28.05.2010

Rob's after-work flight with HW-0.21, SW-0.58

27.05.2010

Taarek's third FPV flight with defty crash at the end when a 12" prop broke

29.04.2010

Taarek's second FPV flight on the next day

29.04.2010

Ralf did a first flight using the new native digital S3D DSL 2.4GHz support

28.04.2010

Taarek's first FPV flight on a nice sunny day

20.04.2010

Release of NGOS-0.58 with yaw stability improvements, yaw filter and better rc mode support

05.04.2010

Release of NGOS-0.57 with rc-mode support, actor limiting and several bug fixes

24.03.2010

Amir's first sunny flight this year using HW-0.21, SW-0.57b

23.03.2010

Maidenflight of Falstaff's NG using HW-0.22, SW-0.56

07.03.2010

Release of NGOS-0.56 with support for the blc HAL and several bug fixes

05.03.2010

The UAVP-NG Shop offers assembled and tested LIS3LV02DQ breakout boards!

20.02.2010

Maidenflight of Spida's NG with Turnigy 28-30C motors using SW-0.55, HW-0.21

04.02.2010

The UAVP-NG Shop is fully restocked! New NGcon, NGusb & ADXR610 PCBs are available!

30.01.2010

Ralf is flying his NG at the Indoor Gaudi 2010 in Munich

31.01.2010

Release of NGOS-0.55 with support for the VDRIVE2, the X8X coax x-mode HAL and the ng-tools source

13.01.2010

The UAVP-NG Shop is sold out! We expect new FCs within the next two weeks.

12.01.2010

Important informations concerning pilot public insurance in Switzerland and Germany (in german)

09.01.2010

Release of NGOS-0.54 containing support for HW-0.21 and HW-0.22, NGPP and the new RC- and SB-controller

07.01.2010

New! HW-0.22 Mounting Order List - How to mount FC und SB systematically using the HW-0.22 PCB

04.01.2010

Flying in Winter - Ralf's Winter Moves using SW-0.54, HW-0.22

26.12.2009

The new UAVP-NG Shop opens its doors and offers HW-0.22 PCBs to the broad public!

19.12.2009

Ralf's new NG based on HW-0.22 is airborne!

26.11.2009

The final HW-0.22 boards have arrived!

21.11.2009

Ygramul's FPV test flight of the Bearing-Hold controller using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

16.11.2009

Rob's test flight with new parameters using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

11.11.2009

The first batch HW-0.22 boards has been ordered

05.11.2009

Rob maidened NG#2 without problems using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

24.10.2009

Ygramul's first FPV flight with his unproven new NG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

24.10.2009

Another maidenflight, this time of StromFlieger's NG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

24.10.2009

The maidenflight of Ygramul's new NG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

20.10.2009

Taarek's maidenflight of his new 12" NG with TR35-30C motors using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

26.09.2009

Ralf did another Video of his MiniNG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

15.09.2009

Ralf's newest video of his MiniNG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

14.09.2009

Ralf's Video about 2. NG Developer Meeting - Review

09.09.2009

Nabil's unproblematic maidenflight of his new NG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

25.08.2009

First HW 0.21 is flying, Ralf's MiniNG using SW-0.54, HW-0.21

22.08.2009

2. NG Developer Meeting in lovely Zürich, Switzerland

06.07.2009

Rob's Video about the NG-Developer meeting in sunny Zurich

05.07.2009

Olaf's Video about the 1. NG Developer Meeting in Zürich

04.07.2009

Amir's Video about the 1. NG Developer Meeting in Zürich

04.07.2009

1. NG Developer Meeting in lovely Zürich, Switzerland

30.06.2009

Release of NGOS-0.53 containing the new PT1 compensation, new HALs and HAL parameters

25.06.2009

The final HW-0.21 prototype boards have arrived!

24.06.2009

Amir blogged about the Hardware Abstraction Layer and it's applications

11.06.2009

The HW-0.21 prototype boards have been ordered

05.06.2009

Olaf tests the PT1 compensation using quad HAL, SW-0.53, HW-0.20

31.05.2009

Ralf uses his NG as HD cam carrier with quadX HAL, Panasonic FZ-28 using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

26.05.2009

Maidenflight of Markus's Y6 NG using the new Y6 HAL and SW-0.53, HW-0.20

22.05.2009

Ralf races at the Speeding in Rosenheim with quad and quadX HAL, SW-0.53, HW-0.20

21.05.2009

Added a new section called Download containing links to the released firmware and tools

20.05.2009

Amir's maidenflight of his new 12" NG using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

18.05.2009

Rob is flying Highspeed with the quadX-HAL using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

17.05.2009

The new NG documentation was published and is now available to everyone

15.05.2009

Amir demonstrates the new QNgctrl base station application for the NG

11.05.2009

Olaf tests FPV on the NG using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

04.05.2009

Rob pushes the throttle with the quadX-HAL using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

02.05.2009

Amir's on-board video created with a Pentax A40 using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

01.05.2009

A sunny day in the park testing the quadX-HAL using SW-0.53, HW-0.20

13.04.2009

One of Robert's first testflights using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

11.04.2009

Olaf's short testflight in his garden using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

11.04.2009

Maidenflight of Robert's first NG directly with 12" props using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

09.04.2009

Here Amir switches in-flight between +-Mode and Reverse-Mode by switching the HAL using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

06.04.2009

Amir switches in-flight between +-Mode and x-Mode by switching the HAL using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

04.04.2009

Ralf's movie of the maiden flight of his first NG using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

02.04.2009

First tests of the Kalman-Bucy filter for height control using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

22.03.2009

Taarek's testflight with new Kalman parameters using SW-0.52, HW-0.20

21.03.2009

QC Developer Meeting in Regenstauf near Regensburg

17.03.2009

First flight in X-mode using the new Hardware Abstraction Layer

23.02.2009

Olaf's first movie about the maidenflight of his new NG with SW-0.52, HW-0.20

31.01.2009

Markus shows off with an acrobatic flight of his new NG with SW-0.51, HW-0.20

30.12.2008

Amir's NG flight at the 25. Chaos Computer Club Congress in Berlin with SW-0.51, HW-0.20

27.12.2008

NG show at the 25. Chaos Computer Club Congress (25c3) in Berlin

23.12.2008

Taarek and Amir explain and demonstrate the newly implemented axis de-coupling in SW-0.51

20.12.2008

Amir shows the new Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) which allows to build NGs with up to 16 motors in arbitrary configuration

09.12.2008

Amir blogged about the first new NG-0.20 ready for take-off and it's maidenflight

19.11.2008

Opening of the new NG Developer-, User- and Support-Board

14.11.2008

Release of Ingo's final movie of the 7. International Quadcopter Convention in Rheinbach

03.11.2008

Amir wrote a small blog article about the new NG hardware 0.20 prototype boards which just arrived

25.10.2008

Amir blogged about the first alpha boards of the NG hardware 0.20

20.09.2008

7. International Quadcopter Convention in Rheinbach

26.08.2008

Patrick shows a first preview of the new NG hardware 0.20

24.08.2008

QC Meeting in Zuerich Höngg on the Hönggerberg

21.08.2008

New DSL Support implemented, arbitrary DSL receivers (PPM/PCM/2.4) are supported now!

03.08.2008

Amir's first on-board video recorded using a Pentax A40 with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

02.08.2008

Maiden flight of Jonas's NG recorded on-board by OSD with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

27.07.2008

Maiden flight of Axel's NG using YGE30i controllers with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

25.07.2008

Amir flying more circles outdoors with his 38cm NG with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

23.07.2008

Amir flying circles outdoors with his 38cm NG with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

17.07.2008

Amir blogged about a new NG feature called GPS Tracking

15.07.2008

Amir's new outdoor flight with his 38cm NG with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

11.07.2008

First behavior triggered GPS Track automatically recorded by an NG with SW-0.40, HW-0.10

30.06.2008

Added the PlanetNG page which aggregates all NG Developer Blogs

18.06.2008

Amir blogged about a new NG feature called Behaviors

14.06.2008

Taarek's outdoor flight with Amir's new NG in a 38cm frame with SW-0.39, HW-0.10

11.06.2008

Added a UserCopters page describing already built NGs

10.06.2008

Maiden flight of Amir's 38cm NG with SW-0.39, HW-0.10

05.06.2008

Taarek's maiden flight using YGE30i controllers with SW-0.39, HW-0.10

04.06.2008

Updated the Features list to current software version 0.38

22.05.2008

Completion of Amir's third FC

18.05.2008

First pictures of the new XBEE UAVP<->PC communication boards

12.05.2008

Taarek's outdoor flight with Amir's NG in a FC400 frame with SW-0.37, HW-0.10

27.04.2008

Bernd's outdoor flight in Leipzig with SW-0.36, HW-0.10

27.04.2008

Dual flight of Amir and Taarek's NGs in a FC400 and FC600 frame with SW-0.36, HW-0.10

17.04.2008

Maiden flight of Amir's second Wolferl-NG in a FC400 frame with SW-0.36, HW-0.10

16.04.2008

Added a Related page containing links to related projects

13.04.2008

Completion of Axel's FC

11.04.2008

Completion of Amir's second FC

08.04.2008

Amir's and Taarek's indoor flight at the QC meeting in Pratteln with SW-0.35, HW-0.10

07.04.2008

Real maiden flight of Taarek's Wolferl-NG in an FC600 with SW-0.35, HW-0.10

06.04.2008

Maiden flight of Bernd's Wolferl-NG with SW-0.35, HW-0.10

04.04.2008

Bearing-Hold controller tests with SW-0.35, HW-0.10

30.03.2008

Completion of Bernd's FC

29.03.2008

UAVP Developer conference in Regenstauf

20.03.2008

First pictures of the new 24bit baro breakout board for the new HW-0.20

16.03.2008

Maiden flight of Taarek's Wolferl-NG with SW-0.35, HW-0.10

09.03.2008

Amir's outdoor flight using Kalman on 3 axes with SW-0.33, HW-0.10

29.02.2008

Indoor flight of MK and NG with SW-0.33, HW-0.10

25.02.2008

Implemented the Map. It shows the location of airborne UAVs

24.02.2008

Another of Amir's outdoor flights using Kalman on 3 axes with SW-0.33, HW-0.10

23.02.2008

Amir's outdoor flight using Kalman on 3 axes with SW-0.33, HW-0.10

13.02.2008

Amir's first outdoor flight using Kalman filters with SW-0.30, HW-0.10

11.02.2008

First test flights using Kalman filters with SW-0.30, HW-0.10

09.02.2008

Flight of Michael's Wolferl-NG with SW-0.29, HW-0.10

27.01.2008

Completion of Taarek's FC

26.01.2008

Maiden flight of Michael's Wolferl-NG with SW-0.29, HW-0.10

24.01.2008

Maiden flight of Amir's Wolferl-NG with SW-0.25, HW-0.10

04.01.2008

Completion of Amir's FC

26.12.2007

Developer Meeting at the CCC Kongress 24C3 in Berlin

25.12.2007

Completion of Michael's FC

01.08.2007

Start of development

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OlderNews (last edited 2012-11-15 18:07:39 by AmirGuindehi)