Name: Keith Lee from Gumstix

Project Name: 96Boards and Gumstix GadgetDrone

Description: Gumstix has put together a working 96Boards drone using the Qualcomm DragonBoard 410c and the AeroCore 2 Mezzanine from Gumstix. 96Boards and the Gumstix AeroCore 2 card are used to fly a drone with PX4 R/C and wireless, telemetry, and video feed capabilities.

The drone has proven to be fully functional and can be found in action in several videos:


GadgetDrone Flight Test (Drone view)


Live drone demo on OpenHours ep.25


While instructions might be made available in other formats at a later time, the following RSS URL can be used to guide you through the entire building and software installation process.

RSS URL: Visit the 96Boards GadgetDrone Blog

Social Media Links:

Type of Project: Demonstrations (Projects showcasing individual features of a 96Boards product)

Project category: Demo/robotics/drone, robotics project or similar probably involving both hardware and software components

Board used: DragonBoard 410c