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June 19, 2022

Voting for the 2022 officer and director candidates for this year’s election begins on Monday, June 27 and closes on July 26, 2022, at 6 p.m. CST

Find all the candidate profiles here: All votes must be done via electronic ballot. The election ballots will be tabulated by the IAC ballot certification committee chair. 

The results will be announced at the annual meeting of members on July 29, 2022....

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June 1, 2022

Attention IAC Members!

I am hoping to get some Known Proposal submissions from Members in every category. This spring a change was made to P&P 229 which includes allowable figures for the Knowns. My hope is that this will give more guidance on developing Knowns and motivate you to get involved. Please take a look at P&P 229 and send me any questions you may have. Known submissions from the Membership have been very limited…hopefully that will change.

To access the Policy and Procedure Manual, use your IAC login and password on this IAC website. Once you are logged in...

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May 31, 2022

Pre-registration for the U.S. National Aerobatic Championships is open to competitors and volunteers alike.

Go to the contest listing page : scroll down to the Nationals contest listing and click on the blue button that says, "Register".
We urge all pilots and volunteers to pre-register. This year there is a choice of short or long shirt t-shirts. So, we need a good count to ensure you received what you request.

Please note; Entry fees must be paid to secure the practice slots. The 10-minute...

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May 28, 2022

The organizers of the 6th FAI World YAK-52 Aerobatic Championship have advised there are not enough entries for the championship. Because the YAK-52 championship is being held in conjunction with the 3rd FAI World Intermediate Aerobatic Championship, the YAK-52 entrants were invited to compete in the Intermediate championship. With planning already in place, the USA YAK-52 team elected to continue on and accepted the invitation to compete in the Intermediate championship.

The FAI World Intermediate Aerobatic Championship takes place in Torun, Poland starting June 4 through June 11....

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May 26, 2022

Submit nominations for the Annual Non-Flying Awards

Each year, the membership of the IAC nominates outstanding volunteers to be recognized for their contribution to the sport of aerobatics. This is an excellent opportunity to give recognition to an...

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May 9, 2022

The deadline for IAC Rules Change proposals is July 1, as noted in Section 1 of the IAC Contest Rules. If you're planning to propose a rules change, the best way to do so is to go to this address:, fill out the form, and hit "Submit". IAC member login is required.

If you happen to be an IAC member but for whatever reason can't use the above link, you can send a proposed change to ruleschair [at] and it will be forwarded to the Rules Committee chair. If you go "...

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