Gitter Build status

Website : http://ardupilot.org/planner/

Forum : http://discuss.ardupilot.org/c/ground-control-software/mission-planner

Download latest stable version : http://firmware.ardupilot.org/Tools/MissionPlanner/MissionPlanner-latest.msi

Changelog : https://github.com/ArduPilot/MissionPlanner/blob/master/ChangeLog.txt

License : https://github.com/ArduPilot/MissionPlanner/blob/master/COPYING.txt

How to compile

1. Install software

Main requirements

Currently, Mission Planner needs:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1
  • Microsoft .NET standard 2.0
Visual Studio Community

The recommended way to compile Mission Planner is through Visual Studio. You could do it with Visual Studio Community (version 15.3 or newer to include .NET standard 2.0) : Visual Studio Download page. Visual Studio suite is quite complet and comes with Git support. On installation phase, please install support for :

  • Developpement .NET Desktop
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1
  • Microsoft .NET standard 2.0

Currently VSCode with C# plugin is able to parse the code but cannot build.

2. Get the code

If you get Visual Studio Community, you should be able to use Git from the IDE. Just clone https://github.com/ArduPilot/MissionPlanner.git to get the full code.

In case you didn't install an IDE, you will need to manually install Git. Please follow instruction in https://ardupilot.org/dev/docs/where-to-get-the-code.html#downloading-the-code-using-git

3. Build

To build the code:

  • Open MissionPlanner.sln with Visual Studio
  • Compile

On other systems

Building Mission Planner on other systems isn't support currently.

Launching Mission Planner on other system

Mission Planner can be use with Mono on non-Windows system. Be aware that all the functionnalities aren't working.

On Linux


Those instructions were tested on Ubuntu 18.04. Please install Mono, either :

  • sudo apt install mono-runtime libmono-system-windows-forms4.0-cil libmono-system-core4.0-cil libmono-winforms2.0-cil libmono-corlib2.0-cil libmono-system-management4.0-cil libmono-system-xml-linq4.0-cil

or full Mono :

  • sudo apt install mono-complete


You can debug Mission Planner on Mono with MONO_LOG_LEVEL=debug mono MissionPlanner.exe



Mission Planner Ground Control Station (c# .net)

Missionplanner Info

⭐ Stars 993
🔗 Homepage ardupilot.org
🔗 Source Code github.com
🕒 Last Update a year ago
🕒 Created 9 years ago
🐞 Open Issues 924
➗ Star-Issue Ratio 1
😎 Author ArduPilot