WELCOME TO IAC CHAPTER 26

IAC Chapter 26 is a non-profit organization consisting of aerobatic pilots that are part of the larger group, the International Aerobatic Club. It has had among its members some of the finest aerobatic pilots in the world.

AERIAL + ACROBATICS = AEROBATICS

ABOUT US

Chapter 26 was founded in 1974. The Happiness is Delano contest was flown by hundreds of Southwest pilots, including some of the greats. We're working to put our history online as we have time.

CHAPTER NEWS

Catch up with current chapter news, featuring contest results and life behind the scenes. Updated on a very irregular basis, because we're usually out flying in our free time.

JOIN US

Want to be part of one of the most historic and hardest working chapters in the Southwest? Could you benefit from regular coaching from top competitors? Join 26!

REDLANDS AEROBATIC CUP

Join us Labor Day weekend, September 2-4, 2022, in sunny Southern California for the second annual Redlands Aerobatic Cup! Registration is open and hotel details coming soon.

 

Redlands (KREI) is on the eastern edge of the Los Angeles Basin, 60 miles northeast of Los Angeles and 45 miles west of Palm Springs. This year we are inviting the public to come out and watch the flying, so sharpen those sequences for the spectators.

INTERNATIONAL  AEROBATIC CLUB

Chapter 26 is part of the International Aerobatic Club (IAC), the world's largest aerobatic club promoting and enhancing  the safety and enjoyment of aerobatics.

The core purpose of the International Aerobatic Club is to promote and enhance the safety and enjoyment of sport aerobatics through the following core values:

  • Openness and Inclusiveness
  • A Passion and Responsibility to Educate and Share our Knowledge both inside and outside the IAC
  • A Commitment and Responsibility to Safety and Excellence in every aspect of our Sport
  • Fair Play and Sportsmanship

 

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FLYING WISDOM FROM 26

Special thanks to our Chapter 26 contest sponsors.