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RARA Welcomes Bobbi Thompson as VP of Strategic Planning

National Championship Air Races

RENO, Nev [April 26, 2018] – The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) is pleased to welcome Bobbi Thompson to the team as VP of Strategic Planning. Bobbi Thompson is currently the Airport Manager at Minden Airport and brings her knowledge of the aviation industry to assist RARA with sponsorship coordination and operational efficiency. Bobbi Thompson has successfully run the Minden Air Show for ...[Read More]

Showtimes Announced For Three NBC Sports One-Hour Episodes of the 2017 STIHL National Championship Air Races

National Championship Air Races

The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) is excited to announce the dates and times for three, one-hour shows of the 2017 National Championship Air Races airing on NBC Sports Network on March 31, April 8, and April 21, 2018 “We are excited to partner with STIHL and NBC Sports to air the 2017 Nation Championship Air Races on television,” said Fred Telling, CEO and Chairman of the Board of the Reno Ai ...[Read More]

Reserved Tickets Now On Sale for 2018 National Championship Air Races

STIHL 55th Annual National Championship Air Races Announces Reserved Tickets Now On Sale Reserved tickets for the STIHL 55th annual National Championship Air Races are now on sale. The event is scheduled September 12-16, 2018 at the Reno-Stead Airport and tickets can be purchased at www.airrace.org in the following options/categories: Reserved Tickets General Admission Pit Passes Chairman’s Tent T ...[Read More]

National Championship Air Races to be site of unmanned aerial challenge

National Championship Air Races to be site of unmanned aerial challenge

Reno, Nev. – With help from partner Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide, the National Championship Air Races will be home to the first-ever Small UAS Challenge during this September’s 51st event. The challenge, which is free to enter and takes place Sept. 12 – 14, will test a number of skills and demonstrate a variety of small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS). The Small UAS ...[Read More]