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September 10, 2016

The deadline for the submission of rules proposals for incorporation into the IAC Official Contest Rules for 2017 has now passed and Rules Chairman Brian Howard has assembled the proposals into one document which is now available for download.

Members are invited to submit their comments on these proposals by 1 October 2016. The email address to send in your comments is iacrulescomments [at]

The full Rules Committee will be studying these proposals and issuing their own recommendations to...

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September 8, 2016

Medals!! Help to make the IAC Open Championships even more meaningful, prestigous, and fun.


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August 26, 2016

Are you ready?

If you plan on competing at Nationals and you haven't already registered...

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August 13, 2016

Congratulations to Team USA for their overall second-place standing at WAAC in Poland. We are all proud of you. And congratulations go out to Craig Gifford for his Silver in the Free Known program.

The championship started off slow with a couple of days of wind, then rain. The team spent some time brainstorming on their Unknown figure submission and strategizing while they waited out the weather.  The team started off strong in the first round of the Free Known with four of the team members in the top 15 places and Craig finishing with his second place Sliver finish in that flight...

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August 9, 2016

The IAC Board of Directors has voted to fill the Director position vacated by Michael Steveson with A. J. Hefel of Wichita, Kansas. Michael is undergoing some surgery soon and will take several weeks to recover. He felt he could not fairly and adequately represent the membership while going through surgery and the resulting recovery and elected to leave the Board. Michael Steveson has been a valuable Director and has spent countless hours working on our teams’ behalf...

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August 5, 2016

The Advanced Aerobatic Team made it to Poland safely. Since their arrival yesterday they have checked in and registered for WAAC and had their familarization flights.

Today, August 5, was the start of the event. Unfortunately a common complaint in just about every World Championship - the weather. At the scheduled time the judges were setup and ready to go this morning at 10:00am, but the winds were out of limits. When they do get flying tomorrow, results can be found here:

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