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September 8, 2015

IAC has just released the document compiling all of the rules proposals made by our members to the Rules Committee for 2016. The committee is in the process of reviewing and commenting on all 18 of the proposals as of this writing.  Click here to view the document.

Once the Rules Committee completes its discussion and voting, the final recommendations of the committee will be published in a separate document which will go to the Board of Directors for consideration at its meeting in Oshkosh...

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September 8, 2015

Most of the new line of IAC merchandise we call the "Unlimited Collection" is now on line at the EAA Store -  www.eaa.org/en/eaa-shop/iac_merchandise -- and just added are the very popular and eye-catching Pitts 70th Anniversary t-shirts which sold out in two days at AirVenture this year.  Be sure to visit the EAA Store and order today!

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August 29, 2015

United States National Aerobatic Champion and US Team pilot Rob Holland won the Gold today in the "Final Freestyle" at the World Championships -- the Four Minute Free as it is known in the USA.  Fourteen pilots flew in this final programme of the 28th WAC this morning prior to the huge airshow that was staged at the Chateauroux, France airfield which has served as home for the WAC over the past couple of weeks.

This was Holland's third consecutive victory in this program at which he really excels and scored almost 300 points ahead of the second place pilot, Martin Sonka of the Czech...

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August 29, 2015

The 28th FAI World Aerobatic Championships has concluded in Chateauroux, France with the Final Freestyles (Four Minute program) flown today followed by an airshow. 

Alexandre Orlowski of France is the new Overall World Aerobatic Champion, taking home the prestigious Aresti Cup.  Alexandre's rise in aerobatics has been meteoric.  A French Air Force pilot flying with the EVAA (France's military pilot group flying in FAI Aerobatic Championships), he is qualified in the Mirage 2000 and Alpha Jet. In 2013, he flew in Advanced category and came in 2nd overall in the European Advanced...

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August 24, 2015

We have just received a file with all of the 7 Free Unknown sequences that will be flown by the pilots in Programme 3 at the World Aerobatic Championships now in progress in Chateauroux, France.  The US Team pilots will fly sequence "J".  Altogether, 14 sequences were submitted by the teams but in the end, only 7 are being used by the pilots.  Flying was called off today due to high wind but it appears the contest will resume tomorrow.  The Free Programme (Programme 2) is not yet complete.  Results can be found at http://www....

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August 20, 2015

Most of IAC's new "Unlimited Collection" of merchandise, which we debuted at AirVenture, can now be found on the EAA Store. Go to the link for photos, info, and ordering. We ran out of some items at AirVenture and those are on order and will be in stock in a few weeks -- including our incredibly popular Pitts Anniversary t-shirts and caps. We will announce availability here.


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