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2017 MOSS Sailplane Contests
Most contests held at the Ohio Willow Wood (OWW) field, 15441 Scioto Darby Road, Mt. Sterling, Ohio 43143
The exceptions are the (4) ALES contests held at the DARTS field in Fairborn, OH in June and September

This schedule is current as of 07-13-2017 and will be updated if anything changes

day / date event CD
April . .
Saturday
April 22, 2017
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 $10
more info

Contest Results
May . .
Saturday
May 20, 2017
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 $10
more info

Contest Results
June . .
Saturday
June 10, 2017
MOSS ALES #3 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
AMA license required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $10
more info

Contest Results
Sunday
June 11, 2017
DARTS June ALES Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
AMA license required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $10

click HERE for other DARTS contests in Fairborn, OH on the DARTS website
more info

Contest Results
Saturday
June 24, 2017
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
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
more info

Contest Results
July . .
Saturday
July 15, 2017
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 $10
more info

Contest Results
August . .
Saturday
August 19, 2017
MOSS ALES #5 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 $10
more info

Contest Results
Saturday
August 26, 2017

This contest will no longer happen on this date, August 26, 2017 as the field is not available on this date.

The contest will be rescheduled and this schedule will be updated at that time

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
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
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
more info

Contest Results
September . .
Saturday
September 23, 2017
MOSS ALES #6 Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
AMA license required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $10
more info

Contest Results
Sunday
September 24, 2017
DARTS September ALES Contest
Altitude Limited Electric Soaring (ALES), 150 meter cutoff
location: DARTS Field, Fairborn, OH
AMA license required
Pilots meeting 9:30 AM, round 1 starts shortly there after
no entry fee
lunch provided (hot dogs, cookie, water), suggested donation $10

click HERE for other DARTS contests in Fairborn, OH on the DARTS website
more info

Contest Results
October . .
Saturday
October 20, 2017
MOSS ALES #7 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 $10
more info

Contest Results
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