PX4 Robotic Drone Flight Management Unit (FMU) - RDDRONE-FMUK66

Runs PX4, an industrial-grade, open-source drone software stack

Overview

RDDRONE-FMUK66 PX4 drone reference design top view
RDDRONE-FMUK66 PX4 drone reference design bottom view
RDDRONE-FMUK66 with Micro SD
HoverGames Drone Kit

Specifications

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HoverGames Kit Block Diagram

HoverGames Kit Block Diagram

Technical and Functional Specifications

Functionality

  • Proven business-friendly open source software with available enterprise support: PX4, QGroundControl
  • Supports all airframes and vehicles: quadcopters, hexacopters, VTOL, planes, rovers, cars and other robots
  • Open and flexible development - suitable for bare bones or other vehicle stacks. Add companion computer with vision and peripherals such as GPS, RTK-GPS, UWB, telemetry radios, LTE, Bluetooth® low energy, radar, ultrasonic, lidar
  • Can interface with NXP® RapidIoT using RDDRONE-IOT adapter board
  • High-bandwidth interfaces: automotive peripheral interfaces support light-weight two-wire 100Base-T1 Ethernet and dual CAN
  • Included in complete reference drone kit KIT-HGDRONEK66
  • Uses DroneCodeSDK co-operating with an NXP i.MX, S32x, or other companion computer running Linux®, ROS, and MAVROS
  • MAVLink telemetry to ground station
  • Supports RTK GPS
  • UAS traffic management (UTM) services through air map platform SDK

Industrial

  • UAV data buses and battery management
  • UAV intermediate flight controller
  • UAV vision, advanced sensing and processing board
  • Unmanned vehicles (ground, air, water)

  • Proven business-friendly open source software with available enterprise support: PX4, QGroundControl
  • Supports all airframes and vehicles: quadcopters, hexacopters, VTOL, planes, rovers, cars and other robots
  • Open and flexible development - suitable for bare bones or other vehicle stacks.
  • Can interface with NXP RapidIoT using RDDRONE-IOT adapter board

  • Telemetry radios available by separate orders, depending on your country HGD-TELEM433 (EUR) or HGDTELEM-915 (USA) depending on your country regulations

Buy

  • RDDRONE-FMUK66   Active

  • PX4 Robotic Drone Flight Management Unit (FMU) - RDDRONE-FMUK66
    • 1 @ US
    • $235.75
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  • RDDRONE-FMUK66L   Active

  • PX4 Robotic Drone FMU (RDDRONE-FMUK66L)
    • 1 @ US
    • $139.00
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  • HGD-TELEM433   Active

  • Telemetry Radio for HoverGames Drone, 433Mhz (EU) 
    • HGD-TELEM433
    • 1 @ US
    • $39.00
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  • HGD-TELEM915   Active

  • Telemetry Radio for HoverGames Drone, 915Mhz (US)
    • HGD-TELEM915
    • 1 @ US
    • $39.00
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Design Resources

HoverGames an exciting starting point in the automated vehicle world.

Get Started

Get to Know using the RDDRONE-FMUK66

The following contain all the information you need to get your HoverGames drone and RDDRONE-FMUK66 up and running.

Radio controller setup for the FlySky FS-i6S RC, PX4 configuration using QGroundControl, PX4 Autopilot User Guide and Development Guide

Development tools and software

Services

NXP is a member of Linux Foundation DroneCode.org, and the FMU functions under the member projects PX4.org flight stack, QGroundControl, MAVLINK, UAVCAN. PX4Pro Flight stack is open source with a business-friendly BSD license and runs on the NuttX RTOS. Several flexible simulation environments are available. All support is through the PX4 Slack community or third-party enterprise-grade support such as Auterion.com.