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TKA Aerial Drone Competition #1

10-Feb-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Standard Registration Opens
16-Oct-2023 16:30 EDT
Registration Deadline
30-Jan-2024 16:30 EST
Payment Deadline
29-Jan-2024 14:51 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Southeast Region

  • This event is located in the Southeast Region which includes:  Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. 

  • Teams who are from the Southeast Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the Southeast Regional Championship - in Jackson, Mississippi  at the Mississippi Coliseum on April 12-13, 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.

The King's Academy is excited to host this Aerial Drone Competition tournament. 

  • Doors open at 8:00am. 
  • Please bring all of your own power strips/extension cords, tools, parts, etc.
  • Teams should bring a physical copy of their Competition Logbook to turn in at check in if they want it to be evaluated by judges. 
  • See Agenda for More Details (Remember this is a tentative schedule and may be adjusted as needed)
  • We need and welcome volunteers.  To volunteer, please email [email protected]

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 10-Feb-2024

The King's Academy
471 Arold Mill Road
Woodstock, Georgia 30318
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda - Subject to Change 

Doors Open /Team Check In and Inspections Begin       

8:00 am

Piloting Skills Matches Begin

8:15 - 9:30am

Flight Team Meeting


Teamwork Matches Begin


Autonomous Flight Skills Matches Begin



12:00 - 12:30pm

Resume Teamwork and Autonomous Skills Matches     


End Matches (Teamwork and Skills)


Alliance Selection and Finals

2:30 - 4:00pm




Volunteers are welcomed and needed. Training will be provided by online webinars. If interested in volunteering, please email [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of emergency or inclement weather, the teams will be notified by email of any changes or cancellations. 

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: registration fees will be refunded minus any fees charged by 


If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend: no refunds will be given.