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December 4, 2018

This year 22 proposals, evaluated by the eight member Rules Committee, were recommended to the IAC Board of Directors for adoption into the 2019 Rule Book, and an additional three rules proposals were conditionally recommended if indicated changes were included.  Of these, 11 were approved.  Approved proposals have been sent back to the Rules Committee for inclusion in the 2019 IAC Rulebook.

The approved proposals are

2019-02  Glider seatbelt requirements eased.
2019-04  Allow CIVA Judges to judge at the IAC Nationals.
2019-...

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November 19, 2018
The IAC Board of Directors met in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on November 9th and 10th for the annual Fall Board Meeting. The board had 64 agenda items to review, discuss, and make some decisions on. All documents are on the IAC website here for our members: https://www.iac.org/meeting-docs (member log in required)
 
Of major interest to the membership were four big topics; U.S. National Aerobatic Championships, Rules Proposals, the 2019 Proposed Known...
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November 16, 2018

A New IAC eCommerce Web Store is Coming Soon!

For the last two years IAC has hosted their merchandise on the EAA Shop site. Recently EAA did an upgrade on on their site and the arrangement of items has changed from what has been in place previously. The clothing is no longer divided up into divisions such as, Warbirds, IAC and Vintage. When shopping the site now you will see categories of clothing such as Mens, Womens, Kids, etc.

In coordination with our merchandising vendor Promotional Designs, Inc. (PDI) we are in the planning stages of having an IAC only...

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November 9, 2018

The videos are available at: https://www.iac.org/nationals-videos (member login required)

Thanks to Forrest Fox Productions for the many hours of videography and editing.


October 12, 2018

U.S. National Aerobatic Championships come to a successful conclusion

Seventyeight of the the nation's best aerobatic pilots came together during the week of September 22-28 at the U.S. National Aerobatic Championships held in Oshkosh, Wisconsin to compete for national championship titles. Offical pre-contest practice began on Friday, September 21 and the first day of competition flights began on Saturday, September 22.

The Opening Ceremony on Saturday morning was held in the Founder's Wing at the EAA Aviation Museum, a beautiful and memorable location. Contest Director,...

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September 15, 2018

See you in Oshkosh!

The U.S. National Aerobatic Championships are just a week away. Opening Ceremonies take place on Saturday, September 22 at 11:00am in the EAA Aviation Museum's Founders Wing. Over 80 competitors are preregistered with another 15 registering onsite. A large contingent of collegiate competitors are coming from Colorado, MSU and the USAF Academy, and the UND aerobatic team from North Dakota will be in attendance as well. 

The Collegiate Program Competition standings show MSU leading UND by a slim margin. The national championships count in the overall...

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