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Empire Drone Expo and Racing Competition

Drone Racing Event


The Empire Drone Expo is NYS largest gathering of drone and model aircraft enthusiasts, businesses and organizations. Spend a day or a whole weekend immersed in model aircraft flying, drone racing and educational opportunities, or connect with some industry leading organizations right in the heart if Central New York.

The event will include:

● Drone Racing and Freestyle Sessions

○ MultiGP style racing for both mini quad and Tiny Whoop racers.

○ Kids Co-pilot sessions between races. Fly alongside a racing pilot!

● Indoor Fixed Wing Flying Sessions

○ Bring your favorite indoor planes and take to the air inside this brand new 110,000 sq./ft facility.

● STEM Drone Education Workshops / Community Engagement

○ Instructional sessions for educators to learn the basics of incorporating drones into their classrooms

○ Part 107 training classes

○ Indoor model aviation sessions

○ Film Screenings and Instructional Lectures

● Expo featuring vendors and organizations in the local drone industry including:

○ Finger Lakes Drone Racing

○ NUAIR Alliance

○ SkyOp

○ Camillus Indoor Aviators

○ NYS Drone Film Festival

Additional Dates and Times

Sun, Nov 18, 2018 at 8:00am - 5:00pm

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