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The purpose of this page is to provide information for the Race Participants. Please check back often for new information and updates.
There are a few rules that began in 2012 that impact pilot registration (this is just a selected list of Rules that impact pilot registration. Please see the 2013 Rules of Competition for complete rules):
0800 Friday, September 6 - 1200 Saturday, September 7 (All race aircraft must be in-place at Reno Stead no later than 1200 hours on the Saturday preceding Race Week.)
Pilot Registration: Pilot Registration is located at the Southwest corner of Biplane and F1 Class Aircraft Hangar (A2 on the site map), just behind (south of) the briefing room. (Different times from previous years)
Mass Pilot Inbrief: September 8, 2013 - Time: TBA
Practice Period: September 8, 2013
Qualification Period: September 9, 10, and 11(am), 2013
Races: September 12(pm), 12, 13, 14 AND 15, 2013
Race Schedule: The National Championship Air Races most recent schedule can be found here. However, the schedule is subject to change due to weather, safety and flight operational considerations. A current copy of the schedule will be available during the pilot briefing at the beginning of each day.
The deadline for entries is June 21st at 5:00pm pst
All entries received by Friday, June 21, 2013 will be considered “on-time”. Any entries accepted after Friday, June 21, 2013 will be considered conditional. All entries must also submit a fully completed entry package no later than Tuesday, July 31, 2013 to retain their status. (A completed entry package must include all required Entry Information, Pilot/Alt Pilot (if applicable) Information, Aircraft information and photos as identified in the 2013 Entrant’s Checklist.
Download Race Entry Application: Race Entry Packet
PLEASE NOTE: Further changes may be made from time to time that are not reflected on this site. Race participants should contact their class or the Reno Air Racing Association directly with questions.
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