2012 Harold Neumann Barnstormer
The Kansas City Aerobatic Club, IAC Chapter 15 is hosting their annual aerobatic contest on August 18-19 at the New Century AirCenter (KIXD), Olathe, KS.   We will be using the same box location again this year and will be staging the airplanes and judges from the west ramp, just south from the Army Reserve hanger.  Click here to download the waiver along with pictures of the box.

This year the contest will be Primary through Unlimited power categories.

Practice and registration will take place on Friday, August 17th starting at noon.

Pre-registration for pilots and volunteers is available online through August 15, 2012 and is highly encouraged.

Anyone who would like to just volunteer to help one or both days is also encouraged to use the pre-registration page to let us know what you would like to help with or what days you can help out.

Or download the IAC Contest Entry Form and Tech. Inspection forms and bring the completed forms with you.

For additional information, please contact:

Contest Director:  Greg Shetterly


Phone: (913) 486-8498

IAC Chapter 15 President – Grant Wittenborn


Phone: (913) 369-5569


Please support our sponsors who are helping make this event possible.

Contest Fees and Food:

Primary: $100                      Lunches:  Cold sandwiches, drink and sides

All others: $120                    Saturday evening dinner included in registration

Additional evening meal tickets available for $20 each.

Registration includes a contest t-shirt.

Contest Schedule:

August 17 (Friday) Practice – Noon to 7:30 pm

August 18 (Saturday) 8:00 am Mandatory Pilot Briefing – Please call ahead if you are having weather troubles so we know about when to expect your arrival.

August 18 (Saturday) 9:00 am – 7:30 pm, Contest Flights

August 19 (Sunday) Pilot Briefing at 8:00 am then Contest Flights starting at 9:00 am

August 19 (Sunday) Awards distribution after last flight.

What to Bring:

Airframe and Engine logs, airworthiness certificate, registration certificate, operating limitations, current weight and balance data, parachute with pack card (<180 days), proof of insurance ($1 million liability minimum), pilot and medical certificates, IAC membership card, cash.  Photocopies of documents are permissible for IAC contest registration but may not meet all FAA requirements.

For Intermediate through Unlimited pilots:

7 copies of free style form A, 15 copies each of forms B and C, signed and dated by a current IAC judge

For Sportsman pilots flying a free program:

14 copies of free style form A, 30 copies each of forms B and C, signed and dated by a current IAC judge.


Super 8 Motel, Gardner, KS (1.4 miles) (913) 856-8887

NOTE: Call the hotel directly for a special $56/night rate. You must call by August 17 to get the IAC rate.

Microtel, Olathe, KS (4.6 miles)    (913) 397-9455

EconoLodge South, Olathe, KS (4.6 miles)    (913) 829-1312

Rental Cars:

Enterprise Rent-A-Car – 5% off Internet Pricing

Book on-line; Go to:

use Corporate Number 32AIAC and PIN# IAC for discount.

Local Phone Contact:  (913) 254-0012


Hangar space and discounted fuel will be provided by Signature Flight Support . A signup sheet will be available at registration. Please indicate your name, tail number and phone number to receive the discounts.

Signature Flight Support  (913) 782-9003

UNICOM: 129.575

TOWER: 133.0

GROUND: 124.3


WX AWOS: 135.325 (1-913-780-6987)


Southwest corner of the Kansas City Metro area

New Century AirCenter

Olathe KS, 66031

I-35 to Exit 210

US-56 west, then north on New Century Parkway

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