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I need to create a line path like the one below. I have to create a flight plan for an inspection with drone of a solar plant and I know the length of every single row and the distance between row, so I need a fast and automatic method to create the flight path.

There's any way to do that in QGIS using plugin or other function?

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    Can you clarify? Are you trying to make a flight path that will have sufficient overlap for your drone camera to allow you to do Structure from Motion on those images, are you trying to map in QGIS an existing flight path, or are you just trying to make a nice graphic in QGIS?
    – GBG
    Mar 5, 2020 at 15:45
  • I need to create a line path like the one below. I have to create a flight plan for an inspection with drone of a solar plant and i know the lenght of every single row and the distance between row, so I need a fast and automatic method to create the flight path. There's any way to do that in QGIS using plugin or other function?
    – vellanix
    Mar 5, 2020 at 20:16
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    Why are you not using a flight planning application like Mission Planner or QGroundControl? You can generate flight plans and export them to vector data. Those are open source.
    – Gabriel
    Mar 5, 2020 at 21:08
  • I would use the v.parallel command to create a number of lines parallel to the first, then connect the ends of the lines by hand. This answer is helpful gis.stackexchange.com/a/230159/119
    – jvangeld
    Mar 5, 2020 at 23:18
  • In QGIS, add some opensource aerial imagery and manually 'heads-up' digitize your lines. It will take a few minutes to accomplish this task.
    – GBG
    Mar 10, 2020 at 15:31

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There is now Qgis flight planner. I haven't used it but the extended guide is detailed, which speaks to the level of effort put in to the plugin.

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