Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

Maps on iPad Ground Station

Discussion in 'DJI Ground Station' started by Browneee, Nov 9, 2014.

  1. Browneee

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2014
    Messages:
    54
    Likes Received:
    1
    Im using iPad Ground Station on my Flamewheel550.

    Where do the maps come from that are used in Ground Station app ?.

    You can zoom in to approx 1000ft agl, when I compare to google earth.

    Can anyone else zoom in closer than that ?
     
  2. Nidge

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2013
    Messages:
    155
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    Otley, West Yorkshire, UK
    Hi Browneee.

    I believe the maps used on the iPad app are old Bing images, if I look at my property on the app the image is about 12 years old where as on Google Earth ( and APM Mission Planner) it is only about three years old. I'm sure there is method buried somewhere in the madness that DJI employed when developing the GS App.

    Regards

    Nidge