Drone Meet at Hiller Aviation Museum

  • Address:
    601 Skyway Road
    San Carlos, CA 94070
  • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: See Website

Fly with the best of the best in a thrilling series of multirotor competitions.  Each Drone Meet event focuses on a different skill in quadcopter flight and utilizes the Hiller Aviation Museum’s Drone Plex facility.  Drone Meet events include:

  • Preflight briefing
  • Practice with a drone flight simulator
  • Competition using a Museum-provided Drone appropriate for the event

Each Drone Meet features rounds at 1, 2 and 3 PM.  Events are included with Museum admission, but space for each round is limited.  Competitors must register at the Invention Lab (10 AM – 1 PM) or Drone Plex (1 PM – 4 PM) on the day of the competition.

Event Descriptions

Precision Landing:  Fly a small multi-rotor aircraft and land it as close to the target as possible before time expires!

Code & Fly:  Use drag-and-drop programming to code a simple flight routine for a Parrot Mambo drone.  Launch the aircraft and watch it complete its mission autonomously!

Relay Race:  Fly like the air racers of old, completing a circuit around pylons spaced around the Drone Plex.  Fly in teams to complete the race without crashing ahead of the competition!