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2023-24 Marshall U. Aerial Drone Qualifier

@ Huntington Tri-State Airport

10-Dec-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
West Virginia
Standard Registration Opens
4-Aug-2023 15:23 EDT
Registration Deadline
3-Dec-2023 15:23 EST
Payment Deadline
11-Feb-2024 15:55 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Northeast Update 11.3.2023

  • This event is located in the Northeast Region which includes:  Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia.

  • Teams who are from the Northeast Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the Northeast Regional Championship - at Fairmont State University on May 17th - 18th, 2024.

  • The award(s) that qualify for an invitation to the above regional championship will be found on the awards tab by December 1, 2024.  

  •  Additional invitations may be issued by January 12th based on the number of teams and events in the region. 

  • To read more about the qualifying criteria, visit the REC Library: Qualifying Criteria.

Please note: If you are a team from outside this region, you may attend the event and will be eligible to earn awards and post scores to the global skills rankings, but you are not eligible to earn invitations to regional championships from this event.



Hosted by the Marshall University Advanced Manufacturing Center and the Huntington Tri-State Airport. 

  • In Person Judging of Competition Logbooks and Team Interviews.
  • Teamwork Matches, Piloting Skills and Autonomous Flight Skills Missions will be included. 
  • Safety glasses will be required. 

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 10-Dec-2023

Marshall University Hangar at HTS
1433 County Route 3/1
Huntington, West Virginia 25704
United States

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Subject to Change

8:00 AM – Doors open, Inspection begins

9:00 AM – Pilots' meeting

9:30 AM – Qualification Matches, Piloting and Autonomous Skills Matches and Judging Begins

12:00 PM – Lunch

1:00 PM – Qualification Matches and Skills Matches Resume

3:00 PM – All Matches and Skills End and Alliance Selection Begins

3:15 PM – Elimination Tournament Begins

4:00 PM – Closing Ceremony and Awards


Please use the link below to sign up as a volunteer. You will be emailed prior to the event for confirmation and with more details. 

Contact Kara Mullins with any questions at [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Attendees will be notified of changes via email as weather reports solidify.

We are unable to process refunds.

Refund and Payment Policies

We are unable to process refunds.


Event will be livestreamed on Twitch: