Bangalore, the aviation capital of India, has often had its young opting for careers in aerospace, many displaying their skills at various forums. Two teams from Bangalore only reaffirmed this fact by bagging the first two places at the recently concluded (April 12) Boeing India-IIT national-level aeromodelling competition. The four Bangalore boys — three from ASC College of Engineering, and one from BMS — competed against 560 participants to clench the contest. At one point, Mr Tabrez Mr Nadvi Anser, Mr Pavan MJ, and Mr Vignesh Arul of ASC College, who bagged the first place, stared at a missed opportunity. “Selection for the finals was to happen at four zones, IIT Madras (South), IIT Kharagpur (East), IIT Bombay (West), and IIT Kanpur (North).
Source: Times of India