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Airgineers is a STEM drone Challenge for secondary school age students.

As part of the Challenge, students design, build and learn to fly drones in two different classes – Micro and 3S. The drones in the Micro class are smaller and designed for use indoors, while the 3S drone is a high-speed, high performance racing UAV built for high speed flying against other drones outdoors. The drones (or radio controlled quadcopters) can be ordered pre-assembled or as kits. Students taking part in Airgineers are encouraged to buy the unassembled kit versions, to help with running repairs in the event of their drones crashing.

All the kits and parts required to build and maintain the drones in each class are available below, along with the equipment to fly them – including transmitters, receivers, batteries and chargers.

Learn even more about the world of Airgineers on our dedicated site! Not only is this the place to see stunning photographs of our drones in action, you can find out the difference between the Micro and 3S classes, download helpful resources, and hear about upcoming events. Our site also features handy video tutorials and has information about correct drone safety to make sure you enjoy flying your drones responsibly.

Learn more now about Airgineers