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Sofwerx Incubator in Ybor City Seeking ThunderDrone Applicants

Piloting a drone

The Sofwerx Incubator in Ybor City, operated by the U.S. Special Operations Command, is seeking applicants for their second ThuderDrone Rapid Prototyping Event.

All interested parties, professionals and amateurs alike, are welcome to submit their ideas for the “Game of Drones” contest.  The $600,000 in prize money will be awarded to the team that develops a system that can counter small drones used to threaten U.S. and allied forces.

Click here to read the full story by Howard Altman at Tampa Bay Times.