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August 19, 2018

The rules proposals for 2019 which were submitted by IAC members have been posted on this website. Members were requested to respond to iacrulescomments [at] with their views and opinions on these proposals. However, to make this more efficient, the Rules Committee has introduced a "survey style" method for members to comment. To begin the survey, please click on this link:

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August 12, 2018

When you visit you'll see a blue 'Register' button next to every upcoming event. Just click it, fill out the required information, and submit the form.

To see who else has registered for an event, go to, click on a contest name, then click the blue 'View Pre-Registrations' button. Contest organizers will see complete details, while everyone else will see basic info (name, category, etc.) Contest organizers will also have the option to...

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August 9, 2018

News from Jean Taylor ...

A Celebration of Jim Taylor’s Life will be held on August 18th at Sky Harbor Airpark in Webster, MN. It will be at Chuck and Jody Doyle’s place.  It will start at 1:00 with Divine Swine catering lunch at 2:00. Please feel free to drive or fly in and Join in on the story telling, exaggerating and outright Fibs!!!


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August 8, 2018

With deep sadness we share the news of the sudden passing of Mark Fullerton, IAC #434474, of Calhoun, Georgia.

Mark was a member of IAC 3 and frequent Contest Director for the Bear Creek Bash in Georgia. He started his aerobatic career with Michael Church of Sunrise Aviation. In recent years, he earned a place as a member of the 2014 and 2016 U.S. Advanced Aerobatic Teams. Again, he earned a spot on the 2018 U.S. Advanced Aerobatic Team as Alternate and subsequently was named Manager of the 2018 Team.

As a contest director, he was always very active in insuring that Primary...

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August 8, 2018

The deadline for submission for IAC members to propose changes to the IAC Official Contest Rules for the 2019 contest season was July 1st. These have now been compiled in a 53 page document by IAC Rules Chair Brian Howard. Altogether, 46 proposals from the membership were received. The PDF will all of the proposals is available for download below.

Members must submit their comments to this address: iacrulescomments [at]

Those comments must be received by October 1st, 2018. All comments will be compiled and submitted to the Board of Directors as a part of their...

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August 3, 2018

The IAC Vice President, Doug Bartlett, announced the results of the 2018 IAC Election at the IAC Annual Membership Meeting in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on July 27, 2018. 

The results were *certified by the IAC Ballot Certification Committee Chair, DJ Molny, and were as follows:

  • President -- Robert Armstrong: 294 votes (running unopposed)
  • Secretary -- Lynn Bowes: 300 votes (running unopposed)

Board of Directors (three open seats)

  • Debby...
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