Minutes: 02/28/13

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  • Flight test went well
    • 119 min flight time
    • 82 min autopilot time
  • Notes
    • Payload
      • Loadsapictures
      • Link still sucks, need flight computer with camera communication daemon running
      • Exampleapp crashes if polled too often
    • Airframe
      • Plane is fine!
    • Autopilot
      • Tuned piccolo
    • Write the bloody target locations down correctly
    • Avoid cow shit when placing targets
  • Fenrir update
    • Blue force will retool molds
    • POs in for final parts
    • servo wiring finished
    • Control surface programming started
  • Autopilot update
    • Won't be ready by end of February
    • Started ridiculous contract beaurocrocrap needed for buying autopilot
  • Radios
    • Bought radios from state debarred vendor list
    • They work from cow field get to Perkins field
    • Monitoring eBay for intercoms
      • One at autopilot an imagery stations
  • Open discussion
    • Last things for Fenrir
      • Batteries, fuel fill valve, skids for tail, other stuff
    • Next flight test March 16/17
      • Fenrir should fly before then