2006 UE Flight Competition Rules 23Mar06Contest Scoring Thecontest objective is tomake aﬂightwith the largestMission Score, defined as: Mission Score =t +kVmax Vmax =maximum velocityduringthe ﬂight, measured overaspeed run t =ﬂightduration k =100s /(m/s)Flight Rules 1. Theaircraftmusttake off and land from the ground. 2. Timingof ﬂightstarts atliftoff, and ends atfinal touchdown. 3. Thespeed run mustbe performed nosoonerthan 3minutes intothe ﬂight. 4. Forscoring, t will be multiplied bythe nominal/actual batterycapacityratio. 5. Momentarycontactof landing gearwith the ground does notend the ﬂight. Aircraft Rules 1. Mustuse the provided Speed-280motor, directlydrivingapropeller. 2. Mustuse the provided 6-cell 350mAh NiCd batteries, Ebatt = 8500 Jnominal capacity. 3. Mustuse the provided 2servos. 4. Thewingmustbe constructed entirelyfrom one of the foams available in the Gelb lab.
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Flight Instructor, Landing, The Contest, Flying Proﬁciency Score