Welcome to SUAVE 101! In this course you will learn how to build a quadrotor (the option to build a fixed wing will be available winter and spring), identify all the components in a drone, and learn the ArduPilot flight stack. You achieve success and everlasting glory once you autonomously complete our waypoint course! At the end of the course everyone gets to autonomously fly our waypoint “racetrack”!

Meeting times:

  • Cedar Hall for building, Lake Lagunita “Beach” and BBQ pit area for flying

Contacting and Coordination:


Completing the Course:

Autonomously fly your own set of waypoints, and fill out the request to graduate form!

Once you’ve flown autonomously, Apply to Graduate here!