With continuing support from Rick and Beth at GoProfessional Cases, we're en route to Dallas, Texas! We'll be speaking tomorrow at the National DUGN Conference. As you can see, RQCX-3 "Raven" is traveling in style, safely ensconsed in a brand new, custom made GoProfessional Case.
As always, passing through the security checkpoint with a carry-on full of LiPo batteries was a source of particular amusement. In order to save on weight in our checked baggage, we put our battery chargers and heavy-duty power supply (known affectionately as "Big Red") in the same bag.
All told, it probably tips the scales at 60 pounds. An especially quick-witted TSA agent was assigned to inpect it further after the x-ray machine revealed its mysterious and vaguely bomb-like contents. After she had to get a colleague to help her haul it over to her station, she looked up at and said, "You know boys, whereever you're going, they have bricks!"