News around the Drone Racing World
The Purdue Drone Club will compete against teams from universities including the University of California, Berkeley, Embry-Riddle Aeroautical University, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech, Oklahoma State, Tennessee Tech, the University of Alabama and the University of North Dakota, said Tyler Landers, Purdue Drone Club president. The event is free and open to the public. The race will be held at the Gold Intramural fields, and there will be free parking at the McCutcheon Parking Garage.
The 1st Annual New Albany Drone Festival will be hosted at the Riverfront Amphitheater.
Date: April 29-30th
The IDRA has announced a new partnership with Dover International Speedway for the launch of the 2017 Drone Racing Series at the track famously known as "The Monster Mile" on June 2-4, in conjunction with their NASCAR triple header race weekend. Dover International Speedway will also host the USA race for the Drone Racing Series in 2018 and 2019.