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Additional required documents for your 2021 NCAR Application

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This year, we are doing something a bit different for the safety drawings.   1) An “Emergency Extraction Information” example and template is linked below.  You will need to have photos of your aircraft, inside and out, showing where fuel, battery. oil – showing where all haz/mat is located. The example will show what is needed.   2) PRS Attendees – I have your extraction information on file. I do need for you to do the sketch/photo of the side view and top view of aircraft showing where things are located. This page is a quick reference for those that may…

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RJI /PRS/ Formation warm up/CJAA

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RJI /PRS/ Formation warm up/CJAA Jet Racers, This letter is to settle confusion and tell you what is happening. The air races, PRS, pre-PRS formation warmup are all still taking place. The only difference is CJAA is not holding their Jet Blast at Reno, RJI is instead holding a formation Warm up event in its place where you will be evaluated on your skills and invited to continue to PRS. The dates are the same 3-5 June 2021. RJI instructor backgrounds consist of USAF fighter pilots who are highly experienced racers and former air bosses along with Navy fighter pilots, FAST Check pilots and...
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RARA Pres conference 2021

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RARA Pres conference 2021 The meeting was opened by Fred Telling at 830am with Limited personnel from each class. 20 attendees with 41 folks on zoom joined. Best news was RARA is moving forward with a go so the battle is on. More good news is outdoor restrictions with crowd gathering is predicted to move to unrestricted by May or sooner. Marketing. COVID consideration are leading the Re-envisioned Reno Air Race. More cooling stations will be positioned around the grounds. A Flight Line Bar will be added due to popular demand, however no word as to pilot discounts yet. Increased…

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2020 Schuylkill County Airport-Pottsville, PA – Jet Blast

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The CJAA Northeast Regional Jet Blast at Pottsville, Pennsylvania  KZER on Aug 5 thru Aug 8 is an exclusive, CJAA members only formation and aerobatic training event for Classic Jet Aircraft Association Warbirds.   Plan a trip to Pottsville, PA for a weekend of flying, training and fun while you sharpen your skills.   Activities Single ship, two and four ship formation flights and instruction and check outs Formation photos missions Aerobatic training & outs with Ace Dan McCue starting on June 17 – Call Dan. 61.58 rides – Call Zach 619-227-3327 Aerial demonstration for our group by our group…

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PRS 2020 Registration and Hotel Info

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Racers and Rookies, 2020 PRS is approaching. June 6-9 formation clinic and PRS 10-13.  The hotel of choice this year is the Nugget and the contact info is at the bottom of the message.  Please get these in ASAP..don’t wait. Deadline for all entries and documents is Wednesday, 5:00pm PST, April 15, 2020. The following is the list of attached documents – 1) Please Read First –  Instructions for filling out the application – page by page. This is important as it states what areas need to be completed. 2) Payment Authorization Form – All participants need to fill this out unless they are paying by cash or…

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RJI – Message from the President

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Hello Jet Racers, Crews, Fans, Sponsors and Supporters! The website is updated and will be in constant update status as news comes in. I apologize for the delay as there is potential for lots of news and I was hoping to get some of it up on the site by now but we will post the news as it happens. You need to get the new dates in your calendars quickly and I wanted get them posted. Believe it or not, we are working on 2019 year at full speed since October 1 after a short necessary break. This race...
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2019 Annual Membership Drive

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Racing Jets Inc, kicks off its "Annual Membership Drive" for the 2019 Air Racing Season Full Membership $ 100 Annual Full Member (Racers and Owners) Due Prior to Pylon Racing Seminar beginning on June 7, 2018 Race Number $ 50 Annual Required for each aircraft entered Due Prior to Pylon Racing Seminar beginning on June 7, 2018 Associate Membership $ 25 Annual Associate Members can pay anytime during the current race year Simply log on to www.RacingJets.com and click on "Membership" where you can pay via PayPal or with a Credit Card. Important Dates: 2019 Pre-PRS Formation Clinic "FAST" June 2-4 2019...
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Presidents Meeting Summary

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Summary of RARA Class President's Meeting on February 22-23, 2018 RJI Class Members attending: Jeff Turney Rick Vandam Pete Zaccagnino Mike Steiger Minh Venator Steve Picatti Reno Air Racing Association: Fred Telling appointed as CEO and retains Chairmanship of RARA Board 2017 Race Season resulted in a loss of approx $300K Primarily attributed to low ticket sales due to marketing strategy RARA committed to updating event venue and marketing efforts Added emphasis on leveraging Social Media as additional marketing tool Added emphasis on earlier event promotion through multiple media sources RARA Announced "no reduction" in base purse to classes from...
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