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Singapore Amazing Flying Machine Competition (SAFMC) 2012

The SAFMC is Singapore’s largest flying machine competition. It is organized by DSO National Laboratories (DSO) and Science Centre Singapore (SCS).
 
In this competition, teams are tasked with designing, constructing and flying an aircraft. The competition poses a unique challenge to students of all school levels – in order to create extraordinary flying machines, they have to utilize their knowledge, creativity, teamwork and diligence.

Teams are judged in many areas:
  • Aesthetics
  • Presentation
  • Creativity
  • Knowledge of the theory of flight
  • Performance of the flying machine
 
Six teams from NUS High took part in 3 categories: Gliders, Radio-controlled flight and Autonomous / Semi-Autonomous flight.
 

Our Results:

 
Category B (Glider):
1st, Optimal performance award
1st, Most creative award
3rd, Championship award (overall)
 
Category C (RC flight):
2nd, Best aesthetic award
3rd, Most creative award
 
Category D (Semi-automated / Automated):
3rd, Best presentation award