Pong in the sky with ROS and drones

Open source drones are a trend when it comes to development capabilities. Chris Anderson @ DIYDrones shares the following:

The above video (sorry for the shaky camera -- we were excited) shows a fun exercise in in using the Solo drones to autonomously play Pong with themselves. Each "paddle" is made up of two Solos. The "ball" is the fifth. All this is automatically controlled by ROS, running on the ground. Instructions on how to do this are in the documents below.

Instructions:

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