Nationals 2017 - Schedule

Effective 1/18/2017. Note: This schedule is subject to change.

Wednesday, September 20

0730 - Practice Day - box open until 1730 - see box monitor

Thursday, September 21

0730 - Practice Day - box open until 1730 - see box monitor



Friday, September 22

0730 - Official Practice Begins

0730 - Technical Inspections

0730 - Sign up for all unreserved practice slots for Friday/Saturday

1000 - Meeting with Key Staff Members - Hillard Building

1200 - On-Site Registration and Volunteer Signups

Saturday, September 23

0730 - Practice, Technical Inspections, and Registration Continues

0800 - Judges Refresher Course

1000 - Group Photo @ EAA Museum

1100 - Opening Ceremonies - Founder's Wing/EAA Museum

1200 - Official Pilots & Volunteers Briefing and Order of Flight

1400 - Advanced Known Program

1900 - Opening Reception and BBQ at the EAA Nature Center

Sunday, September 24

0700 - Primary & Sportsman Known Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0800 - Primary & Sportsman Known Program

1100 - Advanced Free Pilots & Volunteers Briefing 

1200 - Advanced Free Program

1700 - Advanced Free Unknown 1 Figure Submission Meeting

1900 - Distribution of Advanced Free Unknown 1 Figures

Monday, September 25

0700 - Intermediate Known Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0800 - Intermediate Known Program

0800 - Deadline for Advanced Free Unknown 1 Sequence Submission to Jury

1000 - Unlimited Known Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1100 - Advanced Free Unknown 1 Sequences approved by jury and posted

1100 - Unlimited Known Program

1400 - Primary & Sportsman Free 1 Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1500 - Primary & Sportsman Free 1 Program

1800 - Deadline for Advanced Pilots to notify CD of Unknown 1 Sequence Selection

Tuesday, September 26

0700 - Posting of Advanced Free Unknown 1 Pilots Sequence Selection

0700 - Advanced Free Unknown 1 Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0800 - Advanced Free Unknown 1 Program

1100 - Unlimited Free Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1200 - Unlimited Free Program

1200 - Advanced Free Unknown 2 Figure Submission Meeting

1400 - Distribution of Advanced Free Unknown 2 Figures

1400 - Intermediate Free Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1500 - Intermediate Free Program

1600 - Unlimited Free Unknown Figure Submission Meeting

1800 - Distribution of Unlimited Free Unknown Figures

1900 - A Night at the Movies (EAA SkyScape Theater - Museum)

Wednesday, September 27

0700 - Primary & Sportsman Free 2 Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0800 - Primary & Sportsman Free 2 Program

0800 - Deadline for Advanced Free Unknown 2 Sequences Submission to Jury

1200 - Advanced Free Unknown 2 Sequences approved by jury and posted

1400 - Deadline for Advanced Pilots to notify CD of Unknown 2 Sequence Selection

1400 - Intermediate Unknown Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1500 - Intermediate Unknown Program

1500 - Deadline for Unlimited Free Unknown Sequence Submission to Jury

1800 - Unlimited Free Unknown Sequences approved by jury and posted

1900 - Key Volunteer (KVG) Dinner - Becket Restaurant

Thursday, September 28

0900 - Posting of Advanced Free Unknown 2 Pilots Sequence Selection

0900 - Advanced Free Unknown 2 Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0900 - Deadline for Unlimited Pilots to notify CD of Unknown Sequence Selection

1000 - Advanced Free Unknown 2 Program

1900 - Informal gathering TBA

Friday, September 29

0800 - Posting of Unlimited Unknown Pilots Sequence Selection

0800 - Unlimited Free Unknown Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

0800 - Team 17 Photo Shoot (Evan Peers)

0900 - Unlimited Free Unknown Program

1200 - 4-Minute Free Pilots & Volunteers Briefing

1300 - 4-Minute Free Program

1500 - Cleanup

1800 - Nationals Awards Ceremonies & Banquet (Founder's Wing - EAA Museum)