FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Milwaukee, WI – March 1, 2016 – Applications for participation in the 2016 EAA AirVenture Cup Race are now available online at www.airventurecuprace.com. Pilots interested in participating in this year’s annual event may begin the application process through the newly designed website. The 19th running of the AirVenture Cup Cross-Country…Details
ATTENTION 2015 AVC RACERS: To assist in making the 2016 race registration process more manageable for both racer and AVC staff, we’re using a new registration system and opening registration early to last year’s racers. Last year racers have the opportunity to “early register” giving EAA a head-start on application approvals. If you raced with us…Details
RE-PUBLISH FOR MORE INFORMATION: Joe Coraggio Vice-Chairman AirVenture Cup Holdshort@me.com 414-841-7354 www.airventurecuprace.com Pilot Referral Program Announced for EAA AirVenture Cup Race Milwaukee, WI – May 20, 2015 – A new pilot referral program for the 2015 EAA AirVenture Cup Race will recognize pilots who refer new pilots to participate in this year’s race that helps…Details
AVC Racers, Volunteers, and Fans, I wanted to let all of you know, we discovered several errors in the 2015 AVC Race Results. Yes I agree, this is totally unacceptable. We as a race staff have set up a committee and are doing a complete audit of the results, including reviewing the photo/video shot at…Details
Due to weather, the race course has been changed. Racers will depart Mount Vernon, IL (MVN) beginning at 9:30 am and travel to Sterling Rockfalls, IL (SQI). This leg of the race is for repositioning only, is not timed and is not part of the race course. Pilots should determine the best, safest route to SQI. We will…Details
A special thank you to all the sponsors of the 2015 AirVenture Cup Race! GOLD SPONSORS: – AOPA – Coborn’s Inc. – Ogara Jets – Vertical Power SILVER SPONSORS: – Coca Cola – Drury Inn & Suites – Gift ofWings – Hard Drive Outlet – Northeast Aviation & Marine – One Aviation BRONZE SPONSORS: –…Details
Keith Phillips leads a team of SX pilots in a welcoming fly over at Mt. Vernon Outland Airport as race pilots arrive.
Mt. Vernon Outland Airport in Mount Vernon, Ill., will be the site of three days of exciting aviation events starting July 17 and concluding on July 19 when over 70 unique aircraft start the race of more than 400 nautical miles. The race destination is Wausau Downtown Airport in Wausau, Wis. The EAA AirVenture Cup…Details