In April 2013, the Oregon State University American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) team, competed at the AIAA Design/Build/Fly (DBF) Competition for the first time. OSU finished 14th overall out of 90 teams while earning the 6th best flight performance score and being 1 of only 12 teams to complete all of the missions. OSU was also the highest placing newcomer and the top team from the Pacific Northwest.

To learn more about the OSU AIAA team, visit their website at:

To learn more about the Design/Build/Fly annual competition, visit