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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] 2002 Hill Country HammerFest


Thread: [Acro] 2002 Hill Country HammerFest

Message: [Acro] 2002 Hill Country HammerFest

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From: "Scott Poehlmann" <scott-p at>

Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2002 19:42:30 UTC


Ladies and Gentlemen,

IAC Chapter 107 of Austin, Texas would like to invite you all to the 2002 Hill Country HammerFest, at the Llano Municipal Airport (6R9), just north of Llano, Texas. For those of you unfamiliar with Llano it is on the SAT Sectional, at N 30 47.07'; W 98  39.61' or LLO (Llano VOR) 089R at 6.5 DME. 

No matter what, come hail or high water this contest WILL BE HELD, even if we have to throw darts for the trophies! (We've already HAD the high water, so we're hoping we're good on that one...). Dates for this Aerobatic Extravaganza will be Friday and Saturday August 9 & 10, 2002. Registration and practice will be Thursday, August 8, and we'll keep Sunday the 11th handy as a rain date.

This contest will feature all five categories, Primary through Unlimited, and every attempt will be made to fly three full flights for each category. 

Llano Flying Service have granted us the use of their brand new 60x60 hangar as well as other hangars on the field. They have guaranteed hangar space for those pilots attending the contest. They also have 100LL for $1.80/gallon.

We're planning a Pizza Party Thursday night on the Field after practice, dinner Friday night at the Llaneaux Seafood House, and the Banquet Saturday night at Inman's Kitchen featuring the world famous Llano Barbeque.

The City of Llano has graciously arranged for us to have use of a 'Dillo bus for transportation to and from the various contest functions.

Entry fee of $110 for Sportsman thru Unlimited and $70 for Primary, includes T-shirt, dinner Friday night, the Banquet Saturday night and transportation to and from the Hotels to the Contest. Additional meals will be $20/meal. Hangar fee of $10/night will be collected at registration.

Hotel Info:

Hill Country Suites (Contest HQ)
Contact: Vimal
$55/Thu, $70/Fri,Sat; Suite (King, Sofa Bed, Kitchenette)
Mention IAC

Best Western
Contact: Ceto
$62.99/night (King or Twin)
Mention IAC

Travelodge Llano

Car Rentals can be arranged through Enterprise Car Rental (Marble Falls, TX).
Rates: Compact $55/day; Mid-Size $58/day; Full-Size $63/day
Contact:  Matt or JD
Mention HammerFest Aerobatic Contest to obtain these rates.
Pick-up and drop-off of the car in Llano is included with these charges.

Come on down and join us!

Questions can be addressed to either of the co-CDs:
Scott Poehlmann (scott-p at
Jeffery Poehlmann (jeffery at 

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