NEW - Drone Flight Exploration (UAS)

Drone Flight

This program is full. If you wish to be on the Waitlist, please complete a Waitlist Request.

The Drone Flight Exploration summer program will introduce students to the evolving world of unmanned aircraft operations. Come and learn how Drones are being used in today’s world. Students will be introduced to Drone operations through class room instruction, flight simulators, and actual flight operations. Classes will include Ground School, ATC airspace, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Lab (UAS), UAS Sims and Weather. Students will gain an understanding of UAS fixed wing and rotary, and have hands on experience with the aircraft. We will host a graduation lunch on the last day of the program, which parents/families are welcome and encouraged to attend.

For: High School Students ages 15-18 who are interested in UAS

Program Fee: $1,175

Program Dates: Sunday, July 16, 2017 - Friday, July 21, 2017

Location: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, AZ 86301 and Universal Helicopters in Prescott, Arizona

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Prescott, AZ
Phone: 928-777-3956

Summer Overnight Camps

Live on campus like Embry-Riddle students and explore career possibilities in flight, mechanical engineering, global security, or what it is like to be a NASA astronaut.

Embry-Riddle's overnight summer programs at the Daytona Beach Campus and Prescott Campus introduce the technology of today to the aviators, engineers, and astronauts of tomorrow.

Students live in on-campus dormitories — under the supervision of approved counselors — and share their initial experience of University living with other young people near their age