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First Ever DR1 “Micro” Drone Race Just Went Down on the Set of ‘Firefly’

DR1 Racing and Air Hogs have partnered to launch the DR1 Micro Series drone races. The first-ever micro drone race took place on the iconic set of the cult favorite sci-fi television show 'Firefly' where the world's best pilots competed in a team race through authentic set pieces and fully-lit ...

Data Collection & The Need For Speed Pix4D Sponsors The First Ever Drone Data Race

This year, Earth Day is Race Day!On Saturday, April 22, the Aerial and Aquatic Robot Research group (AARR) from the California State University Channel Islands is hosting the first ever Drone Data Race in Camarillo, CA. The event is sponsored by Pix4D, the industry leader in professional drone ...

Georgia Tech Wins First-ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship

Georgia Tech won the first-ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship hosted by Purdue University on Saturday, scoring more than $15,000 worth of equipment and prizes. The gusty winds and winding track were no match for the 48 pilots and their homemade drones. The races went off without a ...

Drone Racing League Unveils DRL Racer3 FPV Drone

Hand-built with improved speed, weight and durability by DRL’s team of engineers, the DRL Racer3 will serve as the backbone of the sport of the future -- flown by the globe’s most elite racing pilots throughout the DRL 2017 Season, the Allianz World Championship, which airs for the first ...

FAI Signs Development Agreement With Freedom Drone Sports

The FAI and Freedom Drone Sports have signed a memorandum of understanding, signaling a new step in the development of drone racing as a sport around the world. The two organizations have committed to working together to help develop drone racing in a responsible and safe way. That includes ...

MultiGP Luanches National Collegiate Drone Racing Championship Series

Purdue University and MultiGP have partnered together to produce the first ever National Collegiate Drone Racing Championship on April 15, 2017.  Showcasing over twenty universities and over forty students, this historic event will be fully sanctioned by MultiGP, the Academy of Model Aeronautics ...

Freedom Class Racer V2.0 Model On Display At The Avalon International Airshow

On the first weekend in March, The Freedom Drone Sports team were excited to showcase the latest developments at the Avalon International Airshow just outside Melbourne, Australia.For the first time in Airshow history, there was a dedicated Drone Showcase area that saw over 20 companies ...

MultiGP Drone Racing Proudly Welcomes EMAX As A Premier Sponsor

The MultiGP Drone Racing League is proud to announce that EMAX will be one of their prominent sponsors for the 2017 season. EMAX has a long-standing tradition of manufacturing high-quality components for the radio-controlled modeling community. Like MultiGP, EMAX has been there for drone sports ...

MultiGP Drone Racing Announces the 2017 Regional Series

National Drone Racing Competition Heats Up as MultiGP Announces the Launch of their 2017 Regional Series Click here to watch the MultiGP 2016 National Championship RecapCompetition is ramping up across the nation as drone racing pilots start practicing to qualify for the 2017 MultiGP Drone ...

MultiGP Drone Racing Announces the 2017 MultiGP International Open

This week MultiGP Drone Racing (www.mulitgp.com) announced the 2017 MultiGP International Open, being held at the AMA National Headquarters in Muncie, Indiana, August 9-13, 2017. This one of a kind event is an open invitation connecting the global FPV community, which is one of the fastest growing ...