International Conference on

Design and Engineering of Lighter-Than-Air systems

(DELTAs - 2022)

Model Airship Regatta

25 - 26 June, 2022

The first of its kind international competition approved by FAI in conjunction with the national aeromodelling body ACI

The Airship Regatta is a platform for students and LTA enthusiasts to design, build and fly their own indoor airships for a series of specified tasks. The competition will be held on 26th June 2022, in an indoor sports stadium located inside the IIT Bombay campus.

The aim of this competition is for the participants to showcase their skills in design fabrication and flying the airships, and to have a lot of fun while doing it.

This competition is being organized in collaboration with Aero Club of India, and is an approved international competition of FAI and will be conducted in accordance with the FAI sporting code. The rules of the competition are detailed in the downloads section.

The participants will be allowed to practice in the competition arena on Saturday 25th June 2022. The organizers will provide the lifting gas to all Teams, but they have to bring along their own airships.

Venue : Indoor Kho Kho Court, IIT Bombay

Travel & Accommodation

Travel: The closest station to IIT-Bombay is Kanjurmarg station. The same is located on the central line. The closest station on the western line is Andheri station and the closest metro stop is Sakinaka Metro station.

Accommodation: Subject to the prevalent covid norms and rules, IIT-Bombay will provide accommodation to out of city students. The details and availability of which would be communicated at a date closer to the event.

For any queries related to Model Airship Regatta, please contact

Sohrab Mistri - sohrab.mistri@iitb.ac.in