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May 14, 2004

The Annual Meeting of the International Aerobatic Club (IAC) was held at the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-in on April 17th, 2004 in Lakeland, Florida. IAC Nominations Chair Ann Salcedo reports that incumbent directors Michael Heuer, Vicki Cruse and Howie Stock were re-elected to the Board. Newcomer Debby Rihn-Harvey will take over the South Central region directorship. Graham Bird and Scott Poehlmann won the unopposed officer positions of club Treasurer and Secretary.

The following are your 2004 IAC Board of Directors:

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April 9, 2004

Due to a printing error, some IAC members, but not all, may have received their April magazine with pages 5-8, and 41-44 missing.

“We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience,” said IAC Executive Director Lisa Popp. “Apparently, the printing machinery malfunctioned and these particular pages were not stapled into some copies of the April issue. Unfortunately, the printing staff did not catch the error before the issue was mailed out and there is no way of knowing now which members were...

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February 19, 2004



SCOTT POEHLMANN – AUSTIN, TX I have been flying (I hate to say this) for over 20 years, and been a member of the IAC and an active competitor at Sportsman and Intermediate levels since 1997. I have been honored to serve as Chair of Human Factors, and have been moderately successful in encouraging some real research into the issues that affect civilian aerobatic pilots. I think I represent a “typical” mid-level competition pilot, and as such am in a position to understand and reflect the concerns of much of our membership. Our...

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February 19, 2004


How Do I Vote for By-Law Amendments?

You can vote in any one of two ways:

1. By marking, and mailing the enclosed proxy card in the envelope provided. Deadline for receipt of proxy card by IAC Headquarters is April 14, 2004.

(Please Note: Your name, address and IAC number MUST appear in the return address of your envelope or your proxy will be considered INVALID and your vote WILL NOT be counted.)

2. By voting in person at the Annual Meeting


Who May Vote...

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February 16, 2004

The Board of Directors is requesting member comment on changes to our Policy and Procedures (P&P) Manual regarding U.S. National Championship flights and team selection for Unlimited competitors. The following motions will be submitted to the Board for vote at the March Board of Directors meeting to be held in Chicago March 26-27. Since Section 504 of the IAC P&P requires a Member Comment period, we are requesting your comments. Please direct any comments either to IAC Secretary Scott Poehlmann at ...

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