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This page will be the primary means of communicating information directly from the Chief Judge regarding any schedule changes and will also have more detailed information on certain events.  Based on your feedback from last year, we have not yet decided on the use of Twitter.  If Twitter or other methods are used to advise you of changes, they will simply direct you to look here for details.  All changes will be posted here on this website, and nowhere else.  Downloading an RSS app for your smartphone and subscribing to this page is recommended, and reviewing the "Recent Site Activity" at the left will help keep you apprised of changes as well.

Please be certain to visit the pages listed under "Quick Links" on the left side of this page to review information pertinent to certain specific events.  These pages will be updated in an ongoing basis, so please be certain to check back periodically.

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Daily Brief for Saturday, May 17

posted May 17, 2014, 3:29 AM by Erich Hess

Message Drop.  Contestants report at 0900 in the hangar, judges at 0815 in the block house.  We will finish heats 22-35 of the message drop event.  Captain's meeting at 1200 in the hangar.

Preliminary Plan for Saturday, May17

posted May 16, 2014, 5:42 PM by Erich Hess

Message Drop.  Contestants report at 0900 in the hangar, judges at 0815 in the block house.  Sorry for the late post, busy scoring landings!  Update at 0630 tomorrow.

Advisors Briefing at 1700 today at the podium in the hangar

posted May 16, 2014, 1:41 PM by Erich Hess

We will finish the power off landing event today.  Advisors brief in the hangar at 1700!

Keep on Flying!!!

posted May 16, 2014, 11:01 AM by Erich Hess

We will fly round #4 of the Power Off landing event IMMEDIATELY following heat #35 of shorts.  Stage your planes for heat #22 of offs and plan to keep flying!!!  Be safe and have fun!

Daily Brief for Friday, May 16

posted May 16, 2014, 2:39 AM by Erich Hess

Short Field Landing Event today.  Contestants report at 0800 in the hangar, judges report at 0715 in the block house.

Preliminary Plan for Friday, May 16

posted May 15, 2014, 4:37 PM by Erich Hess   [ updated May 15, 2014, 4:37 PM ]

Plan for Short Field Landings.  Contestants report at 0800 in the hangar and judges report at 0715 in the block house.  There is a chance of 4 SM vis in BR until 8 am, so we may have to wait for a bit when we arrive, but we want to be ready to turn engines as soon as the weather is good to try and get all 5 rounds completed.

Loening Interviews

posted May 15, 2014, 3:22 AM by Erich Hess

Please report to the Admin Building (block house) for escort to the Loening Interview.

Outstanding Team Member & Sportsmanship Award

posted May 15, 2014, 3:21 AM by Erich Hess

Teams must submit their nominations for Outstanding Team Member and the Sportsmanship Award to the Comm Desk no later than noon on Friday.

Banquet Tickets

posted May 15, 2014, 3:20 AM by Erich Hess

Coaches/Advisors, please pick up your banquet tickets at the Comm Desk.

Coach of the Year Award - Deadline

posted May 13, 2014, 1:14 PM by Joshua Ganshert

Applications for Coach of the Year are due by 11:59pm TODAY May 13, 2014.  For more information look under "Event Specific Information" on the Chief Judge site. 

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