BITS Pilani hosts Aero Modeling Workshop

 | October 18,2012 05:13 pm IST

An aero modeling workshop was held on 13-14 October at BITS Pilani and it was organized by the Radio Control Club of BITS Pilani in association with Aerodynamics Club of BITS Goa campus . In this workshop, 25 model planes of 1 metre length and wing length of 4ft were built by different teams.

All the aero plane models were successfully flown in the Birla Gliding Club , Pilani on 14tn October.


Over 100 students of BITS Pilani participated in the workshop. In addition, there was a mini-airshow on 14th wherein the models built by the Club during the previous years were flown. Present at the flying session were Director, Prof. G. Raghurama, , Professor in Charge of Radio Control Club, Prof. Manoj Soni, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Prof P Srinivasan and Dr J S Rathore. Two best decorated aero planes were awarded prizes by Director, Prof. G Raghurama on 14th.


Speaking to the participants, Director Prof. Raghurama lauded the efforts of the Radio Control Club in organizing the workshop and assured all support to the Club for conducting such workshops.