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54th National Championship Air Races to Host Military Appreciation Day Saturday, September 16th

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Day will conclude with a USO-Type Show Reno, NV – The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) today announced that Saturday, September 16th will be Military Appreciation Day at the National Championship Air Races. The day is dedicated to celebrating and honoring our armed forces personnel and will conclude with a USO-type show. As part of Military Appreciation Day, 1,500 complimentary Saturday tickets ...[Read More]

RARA Announces “GRADD-NVBAA STEM Education Discovery Zone” at 54th National Championship Air Races

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 14, 2017 RARA Announces “GRADD-NVBAA STEM Education Discovery Zone” at 54th National Championship Air Races Reno, NV – The 54th National Championship Air Races today announced that as part of the 2017 event, Global Robot And Drone Deployment (GRADD) and the Nevada Business Aviation Association (NVBAA) will expand offerings for youth education and host the “GRADD-NVBAA ...[Read More]

RARA Announces Racers for the 54th National Championship Air Races

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2017 RARA Announces Racers for the 54th National Championship Air Races Reno, NV – The Reno Air Racing Association today announced the lineup of racers for the 54th National Championship Air Races. “We are beyond excited about our racing lineup this year,” Reno Air Racing Association COO Tony Logoteta said. “This is a great group of pilots and planes that we can har ...[Read More]

RARA to Hold Online Fundraiser to Increase Purse for Unlimited Class

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2016     RARA to Hold Online Fundraiser to Increase Purse for Unlimited Class -Fundraiser will run from July 19th to August 31st –   Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association will – for the first time ever – hold a donation funding campaign specifically aimed at increasing the Unlimited purse. RARA will direct all funds, minus 3rd party proces ...[Read More]

National Championship Air Races Partners with Costco to Sell Tickets

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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]