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Moses Lake Inaugural Aerial Drone Competition


17-Feb-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Standard Registration Opens
22-Jan-2024 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
15-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
Payment Deadline
15-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info


This event is located in the West Region which includes: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, 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.
  • 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 the Moses Lake Inaugural  Aerial Drone Competition February 2024 Qualifying Event! 

  • Doors open at 0730 am. 

  • The event is at Vanguard Academy in the Gym.

  • Please bring your power strips/extension cords, tools, parts, etc.

  • Safety glasses are required.

  • Teams should bring a physical copy of their Competition Logbook to submit at check-in if they want it to be considered for judging.

  • Food will be offered for purchase on-site by the Air Force JROTC Boosters.

  • See Agenda for More Details (Remember this is a tentative schedule and may be adjusted as needed.)

  • Teams must register using this site before the registration deadline.

  • Payment must be made before 02/09/24 if paying through the site.

  • Payment may be made on-site via cash or check only. If paying by check, please make checks out to: Moses Lake Boosters. On the Memo line, please put: Air Force JROTC.

  • Concessions will be available on site for purchase (breakfast items and drinks, and lunch items and drinks)

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 17-Feb-2024

Vanguard Academy
740 Yonezawa Boulevard
Moses Lake, Washington 98837
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda - Subject to Change 

Doors Open /Team Check In and Inspections Begin         

7:30 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




If you're interested in volunteering for our tournament, please email me at [email protected]. In the subject line, please type: "Drone Volunteer."

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad/inclement weather, we will notify teams and points of contact via email.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event, a refund will provided minus any fees charged by RobotEvents.


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