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  Long Beach Directors
BULLETIN #9

TO PILOTS

Time for Arrival of Contesting Aeroplanes:
     Friday, December 24th, from 12 o'clock noon to 5 p.m.
     Saturday, December 25th, between 8 and 10 a.m.
     A practice flight around the course will be permitted
          Saturday between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Arrangements
          must be made with the starter.
 
            Landing at the Tournament Grounds:

               All planes must land as follows:

               Approach from the east only. Do not come in low over
               Pacific Electric wires on boulevard because of cool
               air currents. Taxi across finish line and continue to
               the southwest corner of the flying field, lining up
               adjoining previously arrived planes facing the wire
               fence.

          Pilots will not leave their parking place, except with
               permission from the starter.

          Race rules:

               Pilots will leave their parking place and taxi down the north
               side of the field in the order of their start. Motors
               will be kept running preliminary to the start.

               The official start will be made when pilots have crossed
               starting line. Note: no turning or climbing for altitude
               previous to the start will be permitted.

               No second starts will be permitted. Starts will be in order,
               and at 60-second intervals.

TOURNAMENT DATES, DECEMBER 25-26-27, 1920
 

 
 
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