The team of Centre Point School Katol Road aeromodellers consisted of Zaosh Khambata, Akshat Vishwakarma, Aaryan Vasu, and Chaitanya Patil.
The team was declared First Runners Up in the finals of the Boeing National Aeromodelling Competition held in IIT Delhi on 20th April ’19. From among 978 aeromodellers from all over India, 12 teams were declared finalists after qualifying in the Zonal Round held on Dec’18 in IIT Powai. The team from CPS Katol Road was the youngest team among the 12 finalist teams!
After qualifying for the Finals the team of four geared up, designed and fabricated a fixed Wing Aircraft System that could perform any task commanded to it. In the finals, they demonstrated their Aircraft before a panel of judges in IIT Delhi and were declared First Runners Up. During the prize distribution ceremony held in IIT Delhi they received a cash reward of 50,000/- and Certificates of Excellence from Mr. Sahil Gupte, President, Boeing India.
IAYP India would like to wish the young participants the heartiest congratulations and all the very best for their future endeavors.