The world is never flat and capturing perfect data from your DJI drone requires the ability to mission plan a flight that follows the terrain. In this video — I go over how to fly a terrain following mission plan using UgCS software with the ROCK R2A LiDAR on the DJI Matrice M300 drone.

0:00 Introduction
0:20 Channel Info
0:40 Hardware / Software Breakdown
1:38 Creating a KML
4:19 Setting Up your Drone (UgCS)
7:42 Making a Mission / KML Flight Plan
12:20 In the Field
13:44 Adding Takeoff Point
15:06 Let’s Fly!
15:38 Monitoring the Drone
16:25 Battery Level Feedback
17:21 Outro

Learn more about LiDAR here —

Learn more about UgCS here —

Learn more about ROCK R2A LiDAR —

Learn more about DJI M300 drone —

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