Watch video: 15-year-old boy bagged $250,000 with first place in Dubai’s drone race

, 8:15 PM IST
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Dubai’s World Drone Prix, one of the biggest events of the year which has already attracted big investments from NFL team owners took place on 11th and 12th March at Skydive Dubai, UAE. It was open to the world.

32 best pilots participated from around the world at the Dubai 2016 Aerial Track. In this event, a total prize of $1 million was given with the 1st prize of $250,000. This 1st prize is bagged by 15-year-old boy, Luke Bannister.

It is to be noted that each drone is piloted using special headsets which transmit the video to the controller. Check out the race video.