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Old 02-24-2016, 04:59 AM
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Originally Posted by rcmiket View Post

"In the Los Angeles area, which some are calling the mecca of drone racing because of the large number of pilots who live and fly there, the International Drone Racing Association held its first championship Saturday. Called the California Cup, the event lured several hundred spectators, who stood behind nets inside a cavernous building and watched racers compete at the SoCal Maker Convention in Pomona, Calif."

How do you go from 300 spectators to 16,000 in less than six months?

You move the event to an open stadium? Is this outdoors? Will the FAA registration checks slow the event down?