23. February 2020
Blog , News and Events
Mechanical Engineering Department of Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management organized Aero-modeling competition in association with Aeronautical Society of India under VortechX 3.0, the third edition of the biannual National Student Convention on 23rd February 2020 at Sports Complex, Mohali, Dorli.
The event began with felicitation of The Chief Guest R. Shrivastava, Group Caption Indian Air Force and secretary ASI, Nagpur. The event was followed by a spectacular aero-modeling show conducted by Fali P. Buxy, Instructor and Judge for the event, who showcased variety of different Remote Controlled (RC) aeromodels.
The participants came with RC Glider Plane, was aerodynamically sound and within the specified dimensions to achieve a successful flight. Performance was judged on the basis of ‘Gliding Time’ and ‘Spot Landing’. A total of 13 teams from all across Nagpur participated in the competition which witnessed a huge footfall of enthusiastic students and youngsters.
Dr. M. M. Gupta, Dr. K. N. Agrawal, Dr. Alok Jha, Dr. Pranjali S. Deole, and other faculty members of Mechanical Engineering Dept. RCOEM were prominently present on the occasion.
The chief guest R. Shrivastava and Fali P Buxy praised the students who demonstrated skills in the competition. The event concluded with a stunning aerobatics demonstration hosted by Mr. Fali P. Buxy and his team who also appreciated the students and encouraged them to continuously participate in such competitions. Shikhar Chakravorty, Yash Kela and Umang Chandarana and student coordinators of VortechX 3.0 worked hard for the success of the event.