Giles Henderson Memorial Challenge

You’re invited to join IAC Chapter 61 for the 45th 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 Friday 29 May, starting at 10:00. The contest will begin with a 7:30 briefing on Saturday, 30 May and conclude by noon on Sunday 31 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:

Holiday Inn Express:     618-740-0913

Quality Inn and Suites: 618-548-2177

Super 8:                             618-548-5882

Days Inn:                           618-479-0381

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

Airport ID: 

KSLO

Airport Name: 

Salem-Leckrone Airport

Contact Info: 

Kevin Kegin – Contest Director

kevinkegin52 [at] gmail.com

314-809-7101

            or

John Housley – Chapter 61 President

Iacchapter61 [at] gmail.com

314-518-8542

Region: 

South Central

City: 

Salem

State: 

IL

Practice/Registration Dates: 

2020-05-29

Contest Dates: 

2020-05-30 to 2020-05-31

Supplemental / Waiver of Rules: 

See attached wavier request to waive 1.16 Boundary and Deadline Judges and 4.11 Aerobatic Box markers due to terrain limitations.

Email Unknowns to: 

f1race43@gmail.com

Attachments: 

PayPal ID: 

IACChapter61@gmail.com

Categories: 

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: 

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Host Chapter: 

61

Sanctioned: 

No