U.S. National 2020 Sponsors

Sponsors of the 2020 US National Aerobatic Championships

Platinum Sponsors


Game Composites was co-founded in 2013  by Philipp Steinbach, an engineer, designer and an accomplished aerobatic pilot, along with Steuart Walton, a young lawyer, businessman and pilot.Game Composites set out with the desire to design, certify and produce "the world's best aerobatic and touring aircraft".

The initial production of the GB1 GameBird prototype and testing progressed through 2014. In July of 2015 the first flight of prototype aircraft G-IGBI took place. In July 2016 the EASA Validation Flight Test was conducted and the first public display at Airventure in Oshkosh, WI took place.

In August of 2017, Gamebird was issued a type certificate by the FAA. The aircraft and the factory in Bentonville, AR has undergone FAA inspections for certification in the U.S. in the aerobatic category. www.gamecomposites.com


Gold Sponsors

Southeast Aero, in St Augustine Florida, opened its doors in 1992 as an aircraft sales and services business with an experienced team of professional and technicians and craftsmen. They are factory-authorized service center for Sirrus Design, Cessna Singe Engine, Extra Aircraft and Diamond Aircraft, although they frequently take care of other models.

They offer a Avionics Repair Station, specializing in Garmin, Avidyne,STEC and Aspen products. And serve as a dealer for most major avionics manufacturers. They have extensive experience in composite repairs and painting as well. http://southeastaero.com/default.htm

MT-Propeller Entwicklung GmbH was founded in 1981 by Gerd Muehlbauer and is well known in the world of general aviation as the leading manufacturer of natural composite propellers for single and twin engine aircraft, airships, wind tunnels and other special applications.

Since 1968 Gerd Muehlbauer has been working intensively as chief engineer in composite propeller design and development. MT-Propeller operates out of its main office at the Airport Straubing-Wallmuehle (EDMS) in Germany, where highly skilled people are producing the highest quality of natural composite propellers. For U.S. and Canadian customers there is an MT-Propeller Service Center in DeLand, Florida and several authorized service stations throughout the whole world.

Salina Area Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit state voluntary chartered organization of business, industry, professional men and women and individuals working together to build a healthy economy and improve the quality of life. More than 1,200 firms, representing about 1,450 members, make up the Chamber's membership.


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Salina Regional Airport. Salina Regional Airport has a primary runway at 12,300 feet with ample aircraft parking. The Salina Regional  Airport is the home base for a wide variety of businesses and operations.

The Airport's world-class FBO, Avflight Salina, annually delivers aviation fuel to thousands of business jets and military aircraft.  This has earned Salina the moniker, "America's Fuel Stop." https://www.salinaairport.com/

Avflight. Avflight is a privately-owned international company  serving the aviation industry with a tradition of innovation for the past 20+ years. Avflight supports the safe, convenient and expeditious movement of people and goods around the globe.U.S. National Aerobatic Championships participants will receive fuel at a discounted price while at the Nationals. See the Special Rules and Procedures page for discount and fuel form. https://www.avflight.com/Network/KSLN

Long-McArthur Ford. Long-McArthur Ford is devoted to helping and serving their customers to the best of their ability. They believe the cars they offer are the highest quality and ideal for the needs of those attending Nationals.

In addition to being the official car rental company for Nationals, they are supplying a van for judge transportation and a truck to move contest equipment.

See details about car sizes and rates: https://www.iac.org/nationals-2019-car-rental


Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors






The Nationals Sponsor Benefit Levels

Platinum Level Donor Benefits ($5,000 +)

  • Full page ad in U. S. Nationals program book 
  • Half page ad in Sport Aerobatics magazine 
  • Two seats at the closing ceremony and awards banquet 
  • Plaque 
  • U. S. Nationals official poster 
  • Copy of U. S. Nationals program book 
  • IAC window stickers 

Gold Level Donor Benefits ($1,000-$4,999)

  • Half page ad in U. S. Nationals program book 
  • Plaque 
  • U. S. Nationals official poster 
  • Copy of U. S. Nationals program book 
  • IAC window stickers 

Silver Level Donor Benefits ($500-$999)

  • Quarter page ad in U.S. Nationals program book 
  • U. S. Nationals official poster 
  • Copy of U. S. Nationals program book 
  • IAC window stickers 

Bronze Level Donor Benefits ($100-$499)

  • U. S. Nationals official poster 
  • Copy of U. S. Nationals program book 
  • IAC window stickers