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Aerial Drone Competition - Maverick

2-Dec-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
California - South
Standard Registration Opens
19-Oct-2023 08:41 EDT
Registration Deadline
20-Nov-2023 08:42 EST
Payment Deadline
2-Dec-2023 19:25 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

 This is an invitation only event for area JROTC teams.  If you wish to attend, please add your team to the waitlist (by clicking waitlist on the menu on the left of the screen) and the event partner will approve your registration.  


West Region

  • This event is located in the West Region which includes:  Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. 

  • Teams who are from the West Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the West Regional Championship - in Salt Lake City, Utah at the Legacy Event Coliseum on May 31-June 1, 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.


Coronado NJROTC Invitational Drone Tournament

  • Scheduled for 02DEC2023 for Area 21 NJROTC Teams. 
  • Physical copies of the Competition Logbook should be turned in at check in if the team wants it to be considered for judging. 
  • Safety glasses will be required.
  • Contact CDR William Nesbitt, USN(ret) with any questions at [email protected].

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams: JROTC Navy

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 2-Dec-2023

Naval Air Station North Island
San Diego, California 92135
United States

Contact Information

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Intended SOE for a 24 Team Event (please note: lunch will not be provided by the event host) 

0730 - Doors Open

0745 - Team Check in, Inspections Begin

0800 - Piloting Missions Begin

0900 - Piloting Mission Ends

0900 Flight Team Meeting and Match Schedule Created

Note: Teams not checked in by this time will not be included in the Teamwork Match schedule for the day

0930 - Teamwork Matches, Autonomous Flight Mission and Judging Begin

1200 - Lunch (Bring your own or purchase on NASNI)

1230 - Teamwork Matches, Autonomous Flight Mission and Judging Resume

1430 - Teamwork Matches, Autonomous Flight Mission and Judging End

1445 - Alliance Sections

1500 - Finals and Awards

1600 - Event Ends


If you would like to volunteer, please contact the Event Partner: CDR William Nesbitt, USN(ret) by email at [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Mild-to-moderate inclement weather should not be a concern for this event as it will be held indoors.  In the event of a major forecasted weather emergency, the event will be cancelled and communicated to NJROTC units via email.  Response to other emergencies will be per NASNI base protocol.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event, they will coordinate with all NJROTC units.


If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend, they should coordinate with CDR Nesbitt, USN(ret): [email protected].



3 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

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