Overview

If you are going to be flying in an area without a WiFi connection, you will need to download and cache map data before you begin your flight.  When viewing maps or creating a waypoint mission, you have the option to enter latitude and longitude coordinates. The Coordinates setting is enabled by default displaying Skydio X2, the Enterprise Controller, Home Point, and Fly Here Now, latitude and longitude coordinates on the map in real-time. Disable the setting if you do not want the coordinates displayed on the map, your selection will persist across flights and power cycles.

Quick Steps

Download maps:

Step 1 - Ensure that you have Internet access Maps_internet_required.jpg

Step 2 - Select the INFO menu

Step 3 - Select Download Maps

X2-user_guide-preflight-maps-X2E-1.png

Step 4 - Select the + icon 

    • located under Add New Map
    • a satellite view of your location will display
X2-user_guide-preflight-maps-X2E-3.png

Step 5 - Drag, pinch, and zoom 

    • until your desired location is centered on the screen

Step 6 - Select Download Map

    • downloaded maps will be 3.5 m (5.6 km) square centered on your target point
Downloading_maps.jpg

 

Enter Coordinates:

Step 1 - While on the Map view

Step 2 - Select the magnifying glass icon

X2_map-magifying-glass_UI.jpg
Step 3 - Enter latitude and longitude coordinates X2_map-enter-coordinates_A0098.jpg

 

On-Screen Display:

Step 1 - Select the INFO menu  
Step 2 - Select the Controller settings tab  

Step 3 - Select On Screen Display

    • toggle Coordinates on or off
    • toggle Telemetry on or off-speed, height above launch point, range from the launch point, and camera angle (gimbal pitch) is displayed while in flight
X2_Coordinates_on_screen_display.jpg

 

Delete Maps:

Step 1 - Select the INFO menu
Step 2 - Select Download Maps and Select located in the upper right-hand corner of the screen

Step 3 - Press and hold an individual map to enter multi-select mode

    • select one or multiple maps
    • select Delete

 

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