Build and Fly your own Tiny Whoop Drone!
Discover the world of Drone Racing! Have you ever wanted to fly a drone, but been afraid to crash and break it after the first 10 minutes? Or are you already a drone pilot who wants to try their hand at high performance flying? No matter if you are an absolute beginner or an advanced drone pilot, this is the class for you. Over the 6 week period, students will learn how to build, program, fly, and race their own indoor high performance racing drone, using specialized equipment such as simulators, specialized training drones, racing gates, and advanced timing systems. Class includes parts for the drone, batteries, video goggles, and controller, EVERYTHING you need to fly ($280 value)! As there are many different options for battery charging, chargers are not included, but will be available for purchase (typically $20). All parts are high quality, providing the perfect learning experience. Instructor Isaac Parker is a rising Freshman at the University of Rhode Island College of Engineering. He has been flying drones and remote control airplanes since he was 10 years old, and is an active member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics and is a drone pilot for MultiGP.
Cost: $350.00 Ages: 14+