ArduPlane, ArduCopter, ArduRover, ArduSub source
ArduPilot is the most advanced, full-featured and reliable open source autopilot software available. It has been under development since 2010 by a diverse team of professional engineers, computer scientists and community contributors. Our autopilot software is capable of controlling almost any vehicle system imaginable, from conventional airplanes, quad planes, multi-rotors, and helicopters to rovers, boats, balance bots and even submarines. It is continually being expanded to provide support for new emerging vehicle types.
Github repository: https://github.com/ArduPilot/ardupilot
Main developer wiki: https://ardupilot.org/dev/
Developer discussion: https://discuss.ardupilot.org
Developer chat: https://discord.com/channels/ardupilot
The ArduPilot project is open source and we encourage participation and code contributions: guidelines for contributors to the ardupilot codebase
We have an active group of Beta Testers to help us improve our code: release procedures
Desired Enhancements and Bugs can be posted to the issues list.
Help other users with log analysis in the support forums
Improve the wiki and chat with other wiki editors on Discord #documentation
Contact the developers on one of the communication channels
The ArduPilot project is licensed under the GNU General Public License, version 3.
ArduPilot is comprised of several parts, vehicles and boards. The list below contains the people that regularly contribute to the project and are responsible for reviewing patches on their specific area.