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February 16, 2022

Hi All.
The 2022 R&C Exam is now available:

If you prefer to work on paper, a PDF version is also available:, but you will still need to enter your answers using the online version.

In accordance...

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February 7, 2022

The 2022 edition of the IAC Rule Book is now available to members at:   

Most of the changes are a direct result of your input.  Sixty-two(!) proposals were submitted by members.  After these were published last fall, other members provided valuable comments.  The Rules Committee discussed each proposal and associated comments in depth, then provided recommendations to the IAC Board of Directors.  After further consideration regarding all related implications, the Board determined a final...

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February 4, 2022

IAC President Jim Bourke has declared International Aerobatics Day will be held on the fourth Saturday of June, in continuation of last year's pattern.  Mark your calendars and reserve June 25 for a worldwide celebration of aerobatic flight!

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February 2, 2022

The IAC Judges Program provides training for new candidate judges and Judges refreshing their knowledge to maintain their skills.

If you are interested in becoming an aerobatic judge both the online and in-person classroom training include an Introduction to the IAC and the Aresti Language (notation used for depicting aerobatic figures) session on Day 1. Following this training, the next session on Day 2 is Practical Aerobatic Judging.

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January 23, 2022

Hello, IAC members, it is time to nominate our 2022 slate of officers and directors. Nominating petitions are due by April 15. Voting will be done electronically on the IAC website, beginning June 26, voting ends on July 26. New officers and directors will be installed at the close of the IAC Annual Membership Meeting at AirVenture in Oshkosh on July 29, 2022.

Positions to be filled are President, Secretary, and three Directors. Directors are elected "at large", not by region, and are then assigned a region after they're elected. If you wish to see which directors'...

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January 19, 2022

The IAC board of directors held a special meeting on Tuesday, January 18th. In the agenda were the 2022 Known Power and Glider sequences, which were approved unanimously. The sequences are attached to the bottom of this page and will later be stored on this website by clicking on the navigation bars above at "Competition>Known Sequences" and at "Competition>All Sequences".

Updated 01-20-22: The Primary power sequence will remain the same as in 2021.  See attached below.