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2016 MOSS Sailplane Contests

some contests are being held at the DARTS field in Fairborn, OH as noted

day / date event CD
April . .
Saturday
April 23, 2016
MOSS ALES #1 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location OWW, Mt Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $8
Greg Bell

Contest Results
May . .
Saturday
May 21, 2016

Cancelled due to weather

MOSS ALES #2 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location OWW, Mt Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $8
Jay Watkins
June . .
Saturday
June 11, 2016
MOSS ALES #3 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS field, Fairborn, OH
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $8
Greg Bell

Contest Results
Sunday
June 12, 2016
DARTS June 12 ALES Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS field, Fairborn, OH
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
entry fee : ?
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $8

click HERE for other DARTS contests in Fairborn, OH on the DARTS website
Skye Malcolm

Contest Results
Saturday
June 18, 2016
MOSS Summer Solstice after 6:00 PM Contest
Winch launched sailplanes only, after 6:00 PM contest, total of best 3 flights
location: OWW, MT Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required
winchs will be set up by 5:00 PM and available for test flying
there will be a drawing for launch order for the first round of launches beginning at 6;00 PM
subsequent launches will after on a first come first served basis
Pilots meeting at 5:30 PM, first official launches at 6:00 PM (by definition)
no entry fee
Todd Anderson

Contest Results
July . .
Saturday
July 16, 2016
MOSS ALES #4 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location OWW, Mt Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $8
Greg Bell
Jay Watkins

Contest Results
August . .
Saturday
September 3, 2016


this was rescheduled from it's original date of 8-20-2016 which was cancelled due to weather.

MOSS Hanford after 6:00 PM Contest
Winch launched sailplanes only, after 6:00 PM contest, best single flight
location: OWW, MT Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required






Todd Anderson
September . .
Saturday
September 24, 2016
MOSS ALES #5 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
Greg Bell
Greg Bell

Contest Results
Sunday
September 25, 2016
DARTS September 25 ALES Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
click HERE for other DARTS contests in Fairborn, OH on the DARTS website
Dave Wrinkle

Contest Results
October . .
Saturday
October 15, 2016
MOSS ALES #6 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: OWW, MT Sterling, OH
AMA license and FAA SUAS registration required
TBD
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30 These events, dates and details are current as of 9-26-2016.
Many of the later in the year contests have a few TBD's, namely the Contest Director and location.
As these details get decided, or things change, they will be updated here on this page.