Making a positive impact with drones
Millions of people in rural areas don’t have access to life-saving medical aid. With drones, we can increase healthcare acces and make a positive difference.
DroneTeam Twente is a University of Twente student team developing humanitarian aid delivery drones. Our mission is to innovate and accelerate the drone industry. We compete against other teams at the yearly iMechE UAS Challenge, and have won three prizes so far.
DroneTeam Twente 5.0 will test medicine transport with the South African Red Cross
September 30, 2022
We are DroneTeam 5.0, twenty-six students with one common mission: innovating and accelerating the drone industry to make a positive impact. For 2023, our goal is to bring back home a prize, as well as participate in a real life humanitarian aid mission.Read more
DroneTeam Twente wins the Media & Engagement Award at the 2022 UAS Challenge
July 9, 2022
After a year of hard work developing the revolutionary Thunderbird drone, DroneTeam Twente takes home the Media & Engagement Award from their participation at the 2022 iMechE UAS Challenge. This award is given to the team that has engaged most effectively with media, social media, schools and local students as part of the STEM Outreach Programme in England.Read more
Minister of Climate and Energy Rob Jetten visits DroneTeam Twente
June 13, 2022
Last monday, Dutch minister of Climate and Energy Rob Jetten has visited DroneTeam Twente as part of his visit of the Future Factory in Enschede.
During his visit, we were able to present to him our ideas and speak with him about our role in the drone industry as a student team working towards a more equal and sustainable future.Read more