Come and learn how drones are being used in today’s world. Students will be introduced to drone operations through classroom instruction, flight simulators, and actual flight operations. Classes will include an introduction to small Unmanned Aerial Systems, common uses, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Lab (UAS), UAS Sims and 3-D mapping and rendering software. Students will gain an understanding of UAS fixed wing and multi-rotor aircraft through hands-on experience building, testing and flying an autopilot controlled quad-copter.
For: High School Students ages 15-18 who are interested in UAS/drones
When: June 5-10, 2022
Location: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, AZ 86301 and Universal Helicopters in Prescott, Arizona
Tuition & Fees
Tuition includes supervised housing, on-campus meals, classroom instruction, books and materials. A limited amount of linens are available for purchase but students are requested to bring their own sheets/towels. More information to be provided in Enrollment packet. Camps require a non-refundable $30 registration fee
After the registration is processed, a link will be sent detailing all pertinent information and requesting specific documentation.
Registration will be open mid-January 2022.
Summer Camps Updates
Fill out the form below to get up-to-date info on Summer Camps at Embry-Riddle.
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.