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National Championship Air Races Partners with Costco to Sell Tickets

National Championship Air Races

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 26, 2017       National Championship Air Races Partners with Costco to Sell Tickets Costco members can purchase discounted tickets online   Reno, Nev. – The National Championship Air Races has partnered with Costco and members can now purchase two discounted one-day Saturday or Sunday General Admission tickets to this year’s National Championship Air ...[Read More]

54th National Championship Air Races to Host MultiGP Drone Racing League National Championship During Race Week

54th National Championship Air Races to Host MultiGP Drone Racing League National Championship During Race Week

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced that they have signed an agreement with MultiGP Drone Racing League to host the National Drone Racing Championship during this year’s National Championship Air Races. The drone racing championship will be held in the Air Races on-site drone zone. “The addition of MultiGP’s National Drone Racing Championship into the air races allows our ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Freestyle Motocross Performer for 54th National Championship Air Races

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced that Livfast FMX will perform at the 54th National Championship Air Races this September 13th – 17th. A freestyle motocross team that performs stunts and tricks, Livfast will perform on the ground between air races. “We are excited to have Livfast FMX perform at the 54th National Championship Air Races,” Reno Air Racing Association Board ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Temporary Safety Closure of Public Lands for Pylon Racing Seminar

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced that there will be a temporary restriction of access to public lands adjacent to and north of Stead Airport in Washoe County, from June 7 – 10, 2017 for the National Championship Air Races Pylon Racing Seminar (PRS). The area of public land will be patrolled by the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department in coordination with the Bureau of Lan ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Aerobatics Performer for 54th National Championship Air Races

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced that Brad Wursten Airshows will perform at the 54th National Championship Air Races this September 13th – 17th in his MXS-R aerobatic aircraft by MX aircraft. “Brad Wursten brings power and performance to each airshow,” Mike Crowell, President and CEO of the Reno Air Racing Association said. “We are very excited for our fans to be able t ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Two Fan Favorites Will Race in the Unlimited Class in 2017

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced that two fan favorite airplanes will return to Reno for the 54th National Championship Air Races and race in the Unlimited class. “We’ve spoken to Bob Button, who owns Voodoo and Tiger Destefani who owns Strega, and they have informed us that both planes will be coming to Reno this year for the 54th National Championship Air Races,” Mike ...[Read More]

Statement from the Reno Air Racing Association on Planes of Fame Airshow

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – Reno Air Racing Association Board of Directors Chairman John Agather made the following statement after learning of the lawsuit filed against the Planes of Fame Air Museum for their 2017 Airshow: “The Planes of Fame Airshow, hosted by the Planes of Fame Air Museum, is a wonderful airshow that offers thousands of fans one of the last opportunities to see more than 40 historic aircraft. ...[Read More]

NBC Sports Episode Two on YouTube

NBC Sports Episode Two on YouTube

The second of three, one-hour episodes of the 2016 STIHL National Championship Air Races is now live on our YouTube page. If you missed the episode, you can watch it here.

2016 STIHL National Championship Air Races Episode 2 Airs Saturday on NBC Sports Network

2016 STIHL National Championship Air Races Episode 2 Airs Saturday on NBC Sports Network

Reno, Nev. – The second of three, one-hour episodes featuring the 2016 STIHL National Championship Air Races will air this Saturday, March 25th at 3pm PT/6pm ET on NBC Sports Network. A preview can be viewed here. “We received tremendous feedback about the first one-hour episode which took us all right back to race week,” Mike Crowell, President and CEO of the Reno Air Racing Association said. “Pa ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Design Contest for 54th National Championship Air Races

National Championship Air Races

Reno, Nev. – Calling all racing fans and artists! The Reno Air Racing Association today launched a design contest for the official poster and t-shirts of the 54th National Championship Air Races. “The Reno Air Racing Association is looking for fresh and new designs that represent the spirit of air racing to place on our collectible posters for the 54th National Championship Air Races,” Mike Crowel ...[Read More]