Giles Henderson Memorial Challenge

You’re invited to join IAC Chapter 61 for the 44th consecutive running (longest in IAC history) of the Giles Henderson Memorial Challenge (formerly known as the Salem Illinois Regional Aerobatic Contest). The event will be held at the Salem Leckrone airport (SLO) and will include Primary through Unlimited power categories. Spectators and especially children are welcome at no charge.

Registration and practice will be held on Thursday, 16 May and Friday 17 May, starting at 10:00. The contest will begin with a 7:30 briefing on Saturday, 18 May and conclude by noon on Sunday 19 May.

The banquet will be held Saturday evening at the Elks Lodge (315 North Broadway, Salem, IL, 62881).

See contest layout at http://www.iac61.eaachapter.org/slocontest.htm.

Lodging and Transportation:

Each of these hotels is conveniently located near the airport and within walking distance to local restaurants.

Quality Inn and Suites: 618-548-2177

Super 8:                       618-548-5882

Guest House Inn:         618-548-4212

Holiday Inn Express:    618-740-0913

Chapter members will provide shuttle service between the hotels and airport.

Entry fees for competitors (includes banquet):

Primary: $100

Sportsman – Unlimited: $130

Hangar: $10/night per aircraft

Additional banquet tickets: $20

Where:

Salem Leckrone Airport (SLO)

1100 Airport Road

Salem, Illinois 62881

Contact us:

Kevin Kegin – Contest Director

kevinkegin52 [at] gmail.com

314-809-7101

            or

John Housley – Chapter 61 President

Iacchapter61 [at] gmail.com

314-518-8542

 

Airport ID: 

KSLO

Airport Name: 

Salem-Leckrone Airport

Contact Info: 

Contact Kevin Kegin, Contest Director, at kevinkegin52 [at] gmail.com or John Housley, Chapter President, at iacchapter61 [at] gmail.com

Region: 

Mid-America

City: 

Salem

State: 

IL

Practice/Registration Dates: 

2019-05-16 to 2019-05-17

Contest Dates: 

2019-05-18 to 2019-05-19

Supplemental / Waiver of Rules: 

N/A

Email Unknowns to: 

cookiesori@aol.com

PayPal ID: 

iacchapter61@gmail.com

Categories: 

Power Primary
Power Sportsman
Power Intermediate
Power Advanced
Power Unlimited
Four Minute Free

Contest Fees: 

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$100.00

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Preregistration Deadline: 

Friday, May 10, 2019

Host Chapter: 

61

Sanctioned: 

Yes