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Hammerhead Roundup (Southwest)
Friday, April 8 - Saturday, April 9, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, April 7
Rain/Weather: Sunday, April 10
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Borrego Valley Airport (L08): Borrego Springs, CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Kevin Elizondo
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 5625775776 E-Mail: Kelizondo1@yahoo.com
Website: www.iac36.org
 
Carolina Boogie (Northeast)
Friday, April 22 - Saturday, April 23, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, April 21 - Friday, April 22
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Wilson Industrial Airport (W03): Wilson, NC
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Eric Sandifer
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 919-605-9585 Alternate Phone: 919-605-9585 E-Mail: n100mp@yahoo.com
Website: www.facebook.com/IAC-Chapter-19-153761934665242/
 
Sebring Spring (Southeast)
Thursday, May 5 - Saturday, May 7, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, April 30 - Wednesday, May 4
Rain/Weather: Sunday, May 8
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Sebring Regional Airport (SEF): Sebring, FL
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Don Hartmann
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 561-644-1312 Alternate Phone: 5616270037 E-Mail: donchartmann@yahoo.com
 
Gulf Coast Regional (South Central)
Friday, May 13 - Saturday, May 14, 2016
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Jackson County (26R): Edna, Tx
Region: South Central
Contest Director: David Prather
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 281.467.5403 E-Mail: davessn763@gmail.com
Comments:Contest will start at 12:00 P.M. on Friday. Sunday will be a make up day for weather. The box will be available for practice on Thursday. Hotels in Edna are the Best Western Lonestar Inn (361) 781-0500 and the America's Best Value Inn (361)782-5276. There is also a Motel 6 in Ganado (361) 771-3600. Primary and Sportsman registration will be $125 and Intermediate through Unlimited will be $150. The Box will be fully marked this year. Contest Director: David Prather (281)467-5403 davessn763@gmail.com or Denny Beacham (832) 248-5560 aviate4321@gmail.com
 
Duel In The Desert (Southwest)
Friday, May 13 - Saturday, May 14, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, May 12
Rain/Weather: Sunday, May 15
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Apple Valley Airport (APV): Apple Valley, CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Chris Olmsted
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 831 334 7232 E-Mail: chris@olmstedaviation.com
 
Hoosier Hoedown (Mid-America)
Saturday, May 21 - Sunday, May 22, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, May 20
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Kokomo Municipal Airport (OKK): Kokomo, Indiana
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Mike Wild
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 7658603231 Alternate Phone: 7658640096 E-Mail: mike.wild@hotmail.com
Website: www.hoosierhammerheads.com
 
Ben Lowell Aerial Confrontation (South Central)
Saturday, May 21 - Sunday, May 22, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, May 20
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Sterling Municipal Airport (tentative) (STK): Sterling, CO (tentative)
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Bob Freeman
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 303-709-6465 E-Mail: 2bafree.man@gmail.com
Website: www.iac12.org
 
Armed Forces Memorial (Southeast)
Friday, May 27 - Saturday, May 28, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, May 26
Rain/Weather: Sunday, May 29
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Grenada Municipal (GNF): Grenada, MS
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Jim Risher
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 662-466-6909 Alternate Phone: 662-466-6909 E-Mail: southanddownunder@gmail.com
Comments:Back by popular demand! Come check out the best in Southern Hospitality and unlimited fun at the Armed Forces Memorial Aerobatic Contest. Practice/registration Thursday. Contest Friday and Saturday. Rain day on Sunday. Entries are $125. Plenty of free hangar space available. Come help us support the 2016 US National Advanced team as they prepare for Poland! Free private hangar party/airshow for competitors and sponsors in lieu of banquet Friday evening. Pizza dinner Thursday after practice. Catered lunch Friday and Saturday. Hors d'oeuvres and desserts Saturday afternoon during awards presentation. Lodging available at the Comfort Inn and Suites, Grenada, Mississippi (662-227-8444). Rooms are $89 for one king or two queens, $95 for a king suite, $105 for two queen suite. Use group code AEROBATICS. This is a newer motel that is very nice. Free breakfast included every day. THIS IS A HOLIDAY WEEKEND, SO BOOK YOUR ROOMS EARLY - even if you need to cancel later (72 hour cancellation required for no charge). Motels in town could fill up if you wait until the last minute. There will be a few extra vehicles available for transportation or rental cars are available locally. Bring the family for a great contest and plenty of opportunities for additional holiday fun. For more info call Sarah Clark at (662)466-6969 or Jim Risher at (662)466-6909.
 
Salem Regional Aerobatic Contest (Mid-America)
Friday, June 3 - Sunday, June 5, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, June 3
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Salem-Leckrone (SLO): Salem, IL
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Joe Overman
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 314-452-6049 E-Mail: joeoverman2000@yahoo.com
 
Coalinga Western Open Championship (Southwest)
Friday, June 3 - Saturday, June 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, June 2
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: New Coalinga (C80): Coalinga, CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Tom Myers
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 650-799-6854 Alternate Phone: 650-328-2141 E-Mail: tom.myers@stanfordalumni.org
Website: www.iac38.org
 
Lone Star Aerobatic Championships (South Central)
Friday, June 10 - Saturday, June 11, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, June 9
Rain/Weather: Sunday, June 12
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: North Texas Regional Airport (GYI): Denison, Tx
Region: South Central
Contest Director: J. J. Humphreys
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 940-564-6673 E-Mail: jjhump1@brazosnet.com
Website: www.iac24.org
 
Wildwood Acroblast (Northeast)
Saturday, June 11 - Sunday, June 12, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, June 10
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Cape May County Airport (WWD): Cape May, NJ
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Tom Barrett
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 202-679-6600 Alternate Phone: 301-229-1895 E-Mail: tbarrett@nert.com
Website: www.iac58.org
 
Ohio Aerobatic Open (Mid-America)
Friday, June 17 - Saturday, June 18, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, June 16
Rain/Weather: Sunday, June 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Bellefontaine Regional Airport (KEDJ): Bellefontaine, OH
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Samuel Weaver
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 9376812680 Alternate Phone: 9376812680 E-Mail: piperj3cub46@gmail.com
Website: http://www.iac34.eaachapter.org/
 
Killam-Flagstaff Aerobatic Contest (International)
Saturday, June 18 - Saturday, June 18, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, June 17
Rain/Weather: Sunday, June 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Killam-Sedgwich/Flagstaff Regional (CEK6): Killam,Alberta, Canada
Region: International
Contest Director: Randy Skiba
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 403-504-7788 E-Mail: randallj@shaw.ca
Website: www.aerobaticscanada.org
 
Apple Cup (Northwest)
Friday, June 24 - Saturday, June 25, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, June 23
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Ephrata Municipal Airport (EPH): Ephrata, WA
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Jerry Riedinger
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 425-985-9469 E-Mail: jriedinger@perkinscoie.com
 
Midwest Aerobatic Championships 2016 (South Central)
Saturday, June 25 - Sunday, June 26, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, June 24
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Seward Municipal (KSWT): Seward, NE
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Doug Roth
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 402-432-7124 Alternate Phone: 402-477-3789 E-Mail: acrod@aol.com
Website: http://www.iac80.org
Comments:Suggested hotels: Cobblestone Inn - 888.693.8262 1 mile from airport Free breakfast bar, WiFi, behind McDonald's Sunset Inn - 866.539.0036 .5 mile from airport, across street from WalMart Lincoln Airport Quality Inn - 402.475.9541 Lincoln Airport Sleep Inn - 402.475.1550 Contest transportation provided by MAC80 members. However, cars can be rented at the Lincoln Airport if desired. All major rental companies.
 
HighPlanes HotPoxia Fest (South Central)
Friday, July 8 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, July 8 - Saturday, July 9
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Fort Morgan (FMM): Fort Morgan, Colorado
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Dagmar Kress
Contact Information: Primary Phone: (303) 887-4473 E-Mail: dagmaraerobatics@me.com
Website: http://www.iac12.org
 
Bear Creek Bash (Mid-America)
Friday, July 8 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, July 8
Rain/Weather: Monday, July 11
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Richard B. Russell Regional (RMG): Rome, GA
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Mark Fullerton
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 864 316 5250 Alternate Phone: 864 316 5250 E-Mail: markpcc2003@yahoo.com
Comments:IAC 3 will host the annual Bear Creek Bash aerobatic contest at the Rome airport. For more information please contact Mark Fullerton 864 316 5250
 
Super D Tango (South Central)
Saturday, July 9 - Saturday, July 9, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, July 9
Power Categories: Sportsman
Location: Akroville (XA68): Denton, Tx./ Slidell, Tx.
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Tom Rhodes
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 214-202-7008 E-Mail: tom@tomrhodes.com
Comments:This is the most fun contest. Leave your expensive toys at home. Everybody flies a Super Decathlon. Super D, fuel, safety pilot, lunch and cheap trophy are provided by Chapter 24 included in your entry fee. Here is your chance to earn bragging rights over your contemporary unlimited pilots. No practice and no rain date. Show us what you got. Bring a bedroll and or tent and sleep over if you like.
 
Michigan Aerobatic Open (Mid-America)
Saturday, July 9 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Wednesday, July 8
Rain/Weather: Sunday, July 10
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Bay City James Clements Municipal Airport (3CM): Bay City, Michigan
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Brian Roodvoets
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 810-338-7654 Alternate Phone: 810-667-0642 E-Mail: redfoot@chartermi.net
Website: iac88.eaachapter.org
Comments:Practice & Registration Will Be FRIDAY July 8th & possibly Thursday July 7th in the afternoon.
 
The Corvallis Corkscrew (Northwest)
Friday, July 15 - Saturday, July 16, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 14
Rain/Weather: Friday, July 22 - Saturday, July 23
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Corvallis Municipal Airport (CVO): Corvallis, Oregon
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Jim Bourke
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 5412316077 Alternate Phone: 5412316077 E-Mail: jtbourke@gmail.com
Website: www.iac77.com/contests/corvallis-corkscrew/
Comments:Brand new contest in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon! Perfect location for everyone on the west coast. Corvallis is a cute, happening city with great food, lodging, micro-breweries, and local wineries. Home of Oregon State University. Our airport has a permanent aerobatic box with great section lines and beautiful scenery. July weather is 80 degrees with clear skies. This is acro paradise!
 
Green Mountain Aerobatics Contest (GMAC) (Northeast)
Friday, July 15 - Sunday, July 17, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 14 - Friday, July 15
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Hartness State Airport (Springfield) (VSF): Springfield, Vermont
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Bill Gordon
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 802 585 0366 Alternate Phone: 802 533 7048 E-Mail: wsgordon@earthlink.net
Website: IAC35.aerobaticsweb.org
Comments:Contest Director: Bill Gordon wsgordon@earthlink.net 802 533 7048. Practice: Noon Thurs to 11:40 Fri. Mandatory pilot brief Noon Fri.
 
CanAm Aerobatic Challenge (Northwest)
Friday, July 22 - Saturday, July 23, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 21
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Cut Bank International (KCTB): CutBank, MT
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Robert Harris
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 503-550-1496 Alternate Phone: 503-472-8017 E-Mail: flyhran@aol.com
Website: www.iac77.com
 
East Coast Open Championship (Southeast)
Friday, August 12 - Saturday, August 13, 2016
Practice/Registration: Wednesday, August 10 - Thursday, August 11
Rain/Weather: Sunday, August 14
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Everett-Stewart Regional Airport (UCY): Union City, TN
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Mike Rinker
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 731-796-0849 E-Mail: mdr@vaughnelectric.com
Website: www.iac27.org
 
Kathy Jaffe Challenge (Northeast)
Friday, August 12 - Sunday, August 14, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, August 11 - Friday, August 12
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: South Jersey Regional Airport (VAY): Lumberton, NJ
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: John Fellenzer
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 845-978-0511 Alternate Phone: 845-360-5543 E-Mail: jdf@fellp.com
Website: IAC52.org
 
Beaver State Regional Contest (Northwest)
Friday, August 12 - Saturday, August 13, 2016
Practice/Registration: Wednesday, August 10 - Thursday, August 11
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Pendleton Regional Airport (PDT): Pendleton, OR
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Sean VanHatten
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 15414807456 Alternate Phone: 15414807456 E-Mail: seanvanhatten@gmail.com
Website: www.iac77.com
 
Doug Yost Challenge (Mid-America)
Friday, August 19 - Sunday, August 21, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, August 18 - Friday, August 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Spencer Municipal (KSPW): Spencer, IA
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Justin Hickson
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 651-338-3345 E-Mail: jhisbatman@yahoo.com
Website: www.iac78.org
 
Upper Canada Open (Mid-America)
Saturday, August 20 - Sunday, August 21, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, August 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Saugeen municipal (CYHS): Hanover Ontario
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Ryan Chapman.
Contact Information: Alternate Phone: 416-388-5850 E-Mail: ryangkc@hotmail.com
 
Rocky Mountain House Aerobatic Contest (International)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Rocky Mountain House (CYRM): Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada
Region: International
Contest Director: Dave Barbet
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 403-875-3467 E-Mail: dbarbet@telus.net
Website: www.aerobaticscanada.org
 
Hill Country Hammerfest (South Central)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Rain/Weather: Monday, September 5
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Llano Municipal (AQO): Llano, TX
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Jeffery Poehlmann
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 512 423 5333 E-Mail: jeffery@texas.net
Website: iac107.org
 
Happiness Is Delano (Southwest)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Rain/Weather: Monday, September 5
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Delano Municipal Airport (DLO): Delano, CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Stephen De La Cruz
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 7609636426 Alternate Phone: 7609636426 E-Mail: fj40cruzer@me.com
Website: http://www.iacchapter26.org/
 
Apple Turnover (Northwest)
Friday, September 9 - Saturday, September 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, September 8
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Ephrata Municipal Airport (EPH): Ephrata, WA
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Patrick Lavielle
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 2062268738 E-Mail: patricklavielle@gmail.com
 
East Coast Aerobatic Contest (Northeast)
Friday, September 9 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 9
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Warrenton Fauquier Airport (HWY): Warrenton, VA
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Adam Cope
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 7036239445 Alternate Phone: 7036239445 E-Mail: adam.cope@signatureflight.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/IAC-Chapter-11-68851751698/events
 
Ace's High Aerobatic Contest (South Central)
Saturday, September 10 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 9
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Newton City (EWK): Newton, KS
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Ross Schoneboom
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 3165192079 Alternate Phone: 3166485057 E-Mail: schoneboomr@prodigy.net
 
U.S. National Aerobatic Aerobatic Championships 2016 (South Central)
Friday, September 23 - Friday, September 30, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 23 - Saturday, September 24
Rain/Weather: Saturday, October 1
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: North Texas Regional Airport/Perrin Field (KGYI): Denison, TX
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Gary DeBaun
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 612-810-6783 E-Mail: b747inst@aol.com
Website: https://www.iac.org/us-national-aerobatic-championships-2016
 
ROCKY MOUNTAIN “OYSTER” INVITATIONAL AEROBATIC CONTEST (South Central)
Saturday, October 8 - Sunday, October 9, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, October 7
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Lamar (KLAA): Lamar, CO
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Jamie S. Treat
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 303-304-7937 Alternate Phone: 303-648-0130 E-Mail: jamietreat@q.com
Website: www.IAC5.ORG
 
Mason-Dixon clash (Northeast)
Friday, October 14 - Saturday, October 15, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, October 13 - Friday, October 14
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Farmville (Fvx): Farmville VA
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Daniel Bond
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 9102799240 E-Mail: Racehp@netzero.com
Comments:Practice on 10/13
 
Borrego AKROFEST 2016 (Southwest)
Friday, October 14 - Saturday, October 15, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, October 13
Rain/Weather: Sunday, October 16
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Borrego Valley Airport (L08): Borrego Springs,CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Kevin Elizondo
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 5625775776 E-Mail: Kelizondo1@yahoo.com
Website: www.iac36.org
Comments:Thursday, October 13th 0900 to Sundown:Pilot Registration 1200 - Lunch with grilled Hot Dogs and chili. Friday, October 14th 0630 - Breakfast at the Airport restaurant. 0700 - Mandatory Pilot briefing. 0800 - Contest Flights! Saturday, October 15th 0630 - Breakfast at the Airport restaurant. 0700 - Mandatory Pilot briefing. 0800 - Contest Flights! On Saturday at the conclusion of the Unlimited Competition flights will be the 4 Minute Free Event. The awards banquet will be help at the Borrego Springs Resort. (888) 826-7734. Ask for the IAC36 group rate. Drinks at 1800 and dinner at 1900. Sunday, October 16th, Departures or Rain day.
 
Sebring Fall (Southeast)
Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, October 29 - Wednesday, November 2
Rain/Weather: Sunday, November 6
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Sebring Regional Airport (SEF): Sebring, FL
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Don Hartmann
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 561-644-1312 E-Mail: donchartmann@yahoo.com
 
Tequila Cup (Southwest)
Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016
Practice/Registration: Tuesday, November 1 - Thursday, November 3
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Marana Regional Airport (AVQ): Marana, Arizona
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Mark Matticola
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 719-440-1965 E-Mail: mark.matticola.1@us.af.mil
Comments:We are bringing back the Tequila Cup and would appreciate your support. Preregistration would be greatly appreciated. All pertinent information will be posted on the internet as soon as it becomes available. Anyone who participated in the Tequila Cup in previous years that would like to see this contest return, please contact Ron Chadwick (732.865.1610)or bubbaron43@gmail.com. We are looking for help with registration, scoring and a chief judge. Arizona has a rich aerobatic history and we think it is about time we put it "back on the map". We could use your help.
 
 
     
 
     
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