2011 KIPR Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest - Fall

KIPR is proud to announce the Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest. The 2011 KIPR Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest is a beta test run of the future KIPR Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest. Currently this contest is only being held in Norman, Oklahoma on December 2nd - 3rd, 2011. This contest is for experienced programmers only, as there will be limited technical support available at this time.

If you are interested in this contest please do the following:

  • Read the Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest Outline
  • Download the complete game rule specifications V 1.1
  • Read the Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Contest FAQ
  • Download the Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Code Examples
  • Update to KISS IDE Beta (KISS-C 3.0.0)
  • Update your CBC's firmware to CBC UI b3
  • Send an email to drone@kipr.org to indicate that you wish to compete



  • UPDATE 11/10/11: We have been updated of a project using C++ (which is supported in the KISS Beta 3) and the drone using the vision interface. Check out this link: https://projects.ardrone.org/boards/1/topics/show/3397

    You will want to get the following libraries:
    ARDrone.h
    ARDrone.cpp
    MamoryLibrary.h

    You will also need the Common C++ Library: http://www.hyperrealm.com/main.php?s=commoncpp