20th June 2019: North Wales
Pakistan’s National University of Sciences and Technology’s team AirWorks Beta won the UAS Challenge 2019 drone competition, which attracted teams of young engineers from the UK and abroad to a “fly-off” at the Snowdonia Aerospace Centre in North Wales.
Results of UAS Challenge 2019:
- Grand Champions: NUST AirWorks Team Beta, Pakistan
- Runner up: Hibernica Liberandum, Queen’s University Belfast,
- Third place: Team Flytanic, Queen’s University Belfast
- Most Promise: University of Southern Denmark SDU Eagles
- Best Design (sponsored by GKN Aerospace): Bath University Team Bath Drones
- Innovation (sponsored by Bombardier): Southampton Team VOLTA
- Safety and Airworthiness (sponsored by Frazer Nash Consultancy): NUST AirWorks Beta
- Best Business Proposition (sponsored by the Welsh Government): NUST AirWorks Alpha
- Scrutineers’ Award: NUST AirWorks Team Beta, Pakistan
- Media and Engagement Award: NUST AirWorks Team Alpha and Team Beta, Pakistan (joint winners).