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MCPSS JROTC Aerial Drone Competition Invitational Tournament # 2


22-Feb-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
5-Dec-2023 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
15-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
Payment Deadline
15-Feb-2024 17:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Update 2.21.2024:  The Location has changed. It will be at Blount High School, 5450 Lott Road, Eight Mile, AL 36613. 


  • 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

  • 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.

Welcome to MCPSS Aerial Drone Competition Tournament #2.  This is a qualifying tournament for MCPSS JROTC Teams only. 

Drone crews have the ability to earn qualifying awards to compete at their Regional Championship and/or compete at the National JROTC Aerial Drone Championship between Apr -May 2024.  Young-leaders need to be aware, they are competing, not only within the County, but the field nationally. 


  • Teams will turn in their Competition Logbook (printed copies) at check in. 
  • Safety glasses will be required at all fields. 
  • All teams must be registered and marked paid with the REC Foundation for the Season in order to compete in this League. If you wish to register more teams this season, email [email protected]

MCPSS - learning today. Leading tomorrow.  MCPSS JROTC BDE - Leadership Excellence Unsurpassed!

Go Hornets, Hurricanes, Chieftains, Wildcats, Warriors, Rattlers, Vikings, Panthers, Red Raiders, Bobcats, Wolves, Lions & Jags! Leopards, lead the way!

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams: JROTC Army, JROTC Air Force, JROTC Coast Guard, JROTC Marine, JROTC Navy, JROTC Space Force

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 22-Feb-2024

Mobile County Public Schools - Blount High School
5450 Lott Road
Eight Mile, Alabama 36613
United States

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Agenda Subject to Change

Note: Teams need to arrive on time and be prepared for inspection upon arrival. 

9:00am  Arrive MCPSS HQ - Central Office and check in immediately and complete inspection

9:15am   Piloting Skills Begin

10:15am   Piloting Skills End and Flight Team Meeting/Tips for Teams

10:30am Teamwork Matches and Autonomous Flight Matches Begin

12:00pm  Lunch Break 

12:30-1:00pm Teamwork Matches and Autonomous Flight Matches Continue

1:00-2:00 Alliance Selection and Finals

2:15 Awards 

2:30 Depart for home station 



We expect to have volunteers from our local recruiters.  In addition, we appreciate the support of MCPSS JROTC BDE Command Team. 

If anyone is interested in volunteering as a judge or referee please email [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

LTC Barrow, MPCSS Director of Army Instruction, will make a weather call if needed.  Teams will be notified by email of any changes due to emergency or bad weather. 

Refund and Payment Policies


This is a free event.  Focus is on 'learning and leading'.  Thanks.


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