Category Archives: Fall 2012 Competition

Flying Robot Competition Results

We held our first flying robots NYC competition this past Saturday. Unfortunately we didn’t have very many competitors, but a good group of flying robot enthusiasts were in attendance. Falkor Systems tuned their AR.Drone “pet” demonstration, and a number of … Continue reading

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20% discount from 3DRobotics

Competition sponsor 3DRobotics is graciously providing competition attendees (competitors, spectators, and volunteers) with a 20% discount on your entire order in the month after the competition. Discount codes will be released the day of the competition.

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Flying Robots NYC Meetup Group Announces Inaugural Flying Robot Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Flying Robots NYC Meetup Group Announces Inaugural Flying Robot Competition Sponsors include 3DRobotics, Adafruit, Falkor Systems, and xCubicle  New York, NY – 6 Sep 2012 The Flying Robots NYC meetup group today announced the inaugural Flying Robots … Continue reading

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Registration is now active

In order to register to compete: http://meetup.flyingrobotsnyc.com/events/80971122/ We’re going to limit the number of competitors to 10. To prevent signup flakes, people who sign up and don’t compete, while taking up a spot that an actual competitor could have used, … Continue reading

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Prizes

The following prizes will be awarded to the winners First Place: APM 2.5 — courtesy of 3DRobotics ($200 value) Second Place: Arduino Uno — courtesy of Falkor Systems ($30 value) Third Place: TBD

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2012 Competition Rules – FINAL

These rules are now final and will not change. Note that although the competition is biased towards VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) aircraft, there is no strict rule limiting your choice of airframe. While most people will probably opt to … Continue reading

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Date Set – October 20, 2012

We now have a date confirmed for the competition! Stay tuned for more details regarding sponsorships and prizes.

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