A competition of innovative student drone designers and pilots was held at Knight High School in Palmdale, California on June 14th. The “2016 AFRL AV UAV Challenge” was organized by Knight High School teacher James Stockdale and sponsored by the Air Force Research Laboratory.
Eight teams formed from various schools in the district to take part in this inaugural challenge. Students were required to design a small UAV to carry a targeting system through three gates, “fire” a laser, and return to the starting point. Read More →