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July 28, 2020

Congratulations to Susan Bell, IAC 438132, on being chosen as a 2020 Chapter Web Editor Award winner from the chapters’ office at EAA National. The award recognizes hours of hard work contributing to the success of IAC chapter 26 in fostering the growth of sport aviation. The chapter website is one of the most important tools of communication a chapter has to keep members and prospective members informed and engaged, for the day-to-day, future events, and happenings of the chapter. 

Normally presented in person at AirVenture, this year the awards ceremony was live streamed on...

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July 27, 2020

As previously announced in our Sport Aerobatics magazine and In the Loop e-newsletter, the International Aerobatic Club (IAC) annual meeting will be held at Spring City Aviation at Timmerman Airport (KMWC), 9305 W. Appleton Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53225, starting at 2 p.m. CDT on Saturday, August 1, 2020.

We have room for no more than eight people in-person in addition to the officers of the IAC. However, you will be able to attend virtually if you desire. This strictly informational meeting is intended to fulfill the legal requirements of the state of...

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July 24, 2020

"We held the first aerobatic contest in 2020. Why is this remarkable?  Because, like anything else, aerobatic contests don’t exist in a bubble and given the totality of circumstances we need to be mindful of balancing the risks and rewards of participating in our favorite sport.," said Doug Jenkins, second place finisher in Intermediate at the High Planes Hotpoxia Contest.  Coming in the September issue of Sport Aerobatics Doug recaps his experience at Hotpoxia. Congratulations go out to CD Duncan Koerbel and all the volunteers from...

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July 22, 2020

The voting for our slate of candidates closed at 6:00pm CDT today, July 21, 2020. We thank everyone who took the time to vote for the leadership of the IAC. The results of the election are:

President: Jim Bourke

Secretary: Sara Arnold (unopposed)

Directors: Marty Flournoy, Rob Holland, Debby Rihn-Harvey (all unopposed)

We extend our appreciation to Robert Armstrong for his dedicated years of service as president of the IAC. We also thank Lynn Bowes who is retiring from the secretary’s position and Ron Schreck who is retiring from a director’s position. We have...

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July 21, 2020

JULY 21-25, 2020

While we can’t gather in Oshkosh this year, we can still share The Spirit of Aviation. EAA and its communities are celebrating the entire aviation community by showcasing the spectrum of flight virtually during EAA Spirit of Aviation Week on July 21-25! Over 170 events during the week; forums, discussions, interviews, video content, and archival pieces.Visit ...

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July 21, 2020


The IAC Board of Directors invites members to vote in the 2020 Election for Club Officers and Directors. Balloting starts started on, Wednesday, June 24 and closed on Tuesday, July 21 at 6:00 p.m. CDT. 

Candidate profiles can be found at

A Presidential-appointed Ballot Certification Committee will tabulate the election results and announce the election outcome at the annual meeting of members on August 1, 2020. Due to the cancellation of...

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