$40 (2 hours using our drone, radio controller & goggles)
UPDATE: The December 29th program at the Utica Jewish Community Center is currently full as of Saturday morning, 12/9/17. Participants will be confirmed by email on Monday, 12/11/17. Please contact us for waitlist information. If there is enough interest, we will schedule a second Friday night session. Thanks.
Want to learn the basics of flying an indoor drone without the commitment?
New to FPV (First Person View) flying?
Just receive a drone as a gift?
Want to learn basic flying skills from some of the area’s most avid recreational hobbyists?
We’re offering a 2-hour introductory session to get beginners acquainted with Tiny Whoop drones. Participants will work in pairs as pilot and spotter. CNY Drones Mentors – experienced drone enthusiasts – will work with each pair on safety procedures and flying basics using a set of our FPV goggles, radio controller and Tiny Whoop drone. Flying basics and safety information transferable to use of other drones.
- Participant to Mentor Ratio: 2 to 1 (highly individualized assistance from our mentors!)
- Participant Maximum Capacity: 10
- No equipment purchase required
- Age 11+ only
Interested? Curious? Have questions? Contact us – we’d be happy to discuss and help you figure out if this program is right for you.
Email: CNYDrones@gmail.com Call: 315 732 1001 (leave message)
Registration Form (online – Google form)
CNY Drones Release Form 2017 (required – please print, sign & bring on day of event)
Checks – should be made out to “CNY Drones @RoboSpartans Robotics” with the notation “Experience FPV”. Please mail payment by 12/24/17 to: Lisa Payne, CNY Drones Administrator, 5 Forest Road, Utica, NY 13501.
Cash – in exact amount only, will be accepted at the door with notification via the registration form above.
PayPal Form to Pay Online instead of Check or Cash:
Because PayPal charges us a fee of 2.9% + $0.30 per sale we are charging $40 + $1.31 + $.30 = $41.46/person for registration purchased online.
Contact us: CNYDrones@gmail.com or leave a message at 315-732-1001.