2020 Nationals Details Announced

Nationals to be held in Salina, Kansas, 20-25 September 2020 and Duncan Koerbel approved as contest director

At the IAC's Fall Board Meeting, November 6-7, 2019, the location and dates of the 2020 U.S. National Aerobatic Championships and contest director were approved by the IAC Board of Directors. The championships will return to Salina, Kansas September 20-25,2020 and Duncan Koerbel IAC #437649 was approved as the Contest Director.  Duncan served as the assistant contest director at the 2019 Nationals and was recommended highly by Ron Schreck board member and 2019  Nationals contest director.

Duncan is a member of IAC Chapter 12 in Colorado. He is an Advanced competitor in his Extra 300L. Duncan was the contest director for the 2019 Las Vegas IAC West Open Championship in Jean, Nevada. The site was chosen as a test run for the 2022 World Aerobatic Advanced Championships in which he will also act as contest director. Duncan has also served as contest director for the High Planes Hotpoxia Fest, and the Ben Lowell Aerial Confrontation. He brings a wealth of contest experience with him to the nationals CD position.

Along with some behind-the-scenes volunteers from past years, Duncan has already begun the planning process for 2020, working with the Salina Airport, Chamber of Commerce, and engaging local businesses around the airport. He has the full support and encouragement of the IAC Board of Directors and we are looking forward to a successful event in September 2020.
Updates and details can be found on the Nationals webpages here; https://www.iac.org/us-national-aerobatic-championships-2020







Duncan Koerbel