Category Archives: Fall 2012 Competition
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
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.
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
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
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
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
We now have a date confirmed for the competition! Stay tuned for more details regarding sponsorships and prizes.