The FAI Drone Racing World Cup concerns the F9U class (Radio Control Multi-rotor Drone Racing). World Cup rules are defined in chapter A of the Volume F9 Radio Control Drone Sport.

completed by the World Championship Grand Final at the end of the year.

Note: The 1st May 2019 update of the Volume introduces the rules of the new provisonal class F9A (Drone Soccer) approved by the 2019 CIAM Plenary Meeting hold in Lausanne 5 and 6 April.