The Aerial Drone Competition is an exciting challenge presented in the form of a game. 4 Drones made up of 2 Alliances fly around a 28’x28’ field to score as many points as possible. The object of the game is to attain a higher score than the opposing alliance. Visit the Aerial Drone Competition website for more information on this growing program!
Teams also compete in the Programming Skills Challenge where one drone takes to the sky to score as many points as possible through programming.
The Aerial Drone Competition fosters student development through teamwork, critical thinking, project management, and communication skills required to prepare them to become the next generation of innovators and problem solvers.
Drones are quickly finding their way into our everyday lives. From cinematography to sports, agriculture to real estate, the industry applications are constantly expanding as are the number of jobs waiting to be filled. Drones in the hands of students spark curiosity in aviation, engineering, coding, and much more.