The racers float at the starting line. They soar into the sky at 50 mph, then dive and bend through gates.
These racers are drones, flown by pilots on the ground wearing goggles with a live video feed.
On this humid August afternoon, the pilots are racing drones they built themselves at McAdams Park in central Wichita. The racers are part of ICT FPV (short for first-person view), a local chapter of MultiGP, the largest drone-racing league in the world …
Wichita (KS) Eagle | Sept. 3, 2019