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Quads Qlub


Advisor: Grul (


What? Quads Qlub is a casual non-competitive group for learning how to fly drones, taking pictures and video with drones, and programming autonomous drone flight. No experience required. DJI/Ryze Tello drones will be provided, and naturally you're welcome to bring your own drone too.

When? We typically alternate between Tuesdays and Thursdays, either 3:15 - 4:30 p.m. or 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Where? On the southside of the Washburn mall, or at a local park.

Contact Grul to get on the email list for the latest information.


Support the Qlub - Buy some drones! Three models of Star Wars drones available. For details, click here.


If you'd like to fly our larger drones (Mavic Air 1, Mavic 2 Pro, Matrice 100), you'll need to register yourself with the FAA as a Recreational Flyer. It's super easy and fast, costing only $5 for 3 years! Click here to start: FAADroneZone


Suggested phone apps (all free and available for Android and iOS):

  • Tello (to fly the Tello using your phone as a controller)
  • Tello EDU (for programming autonomous flight for the Tello)
  • DroneBlocks (programming autonomous flight for the Tello and other DJI drones)
  • DJI Go (Matrice 100)
  • DJI Go 4 (Mavic Air 1 and Mavic 2 Pro)
  • KittyHawk (to get quick & easy authorization to fly in controlled airspace, which much of South Minneapolis is)
  • Avia Weather (aviation weather reports)