Operate as pilot in command of a sport pilot eligible aircraft
• Carry a passenger and share expenses (fuel, oil, airport expenses, and aircraft rental);
Fly during the daytime using visual flight rules (VFR). Three statute miles visibility and visual contact with the ground are required.
Cross-country flying anywhere in the U.S.
Fly up to 10,000 feet above mean sea level (MSL) or 2,000 feet above ground level (AGL), whichever is higher.
Fly solo or with one passenger.
Share operating expenses with another person.
Fly in Class E and G airspace (and B, C, and D airspace with appropriate training).
Allows sport pilots to fly production (standard airworthiness certificate) and experimental amateur-built aircraft that meet the definition of a light-sport aircraft.
Allows rental of special light-sport aircraft (S-LSA).

RMSA Calendar

DateEventLocationDescription
Thu Feb 19 - Fri Feb 20 F3J in the Desert 2015  Schnepf Farms Queen Creek AZ   
Sat Mar 7 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave  CD Blayne Chastain 
Sun Mar 15 DLG Contest  TBA  CD - TBD 
Sat Mar 28 Red Rocks Utah DLG  St George UT  Red Rocks F3K 2 day contest and TS qualifier 
Sat Mar 28 - Sun Mar 29 F3J in the Deep South  Houston Tx  F3J Tour Event 
Sat Apr 11 DLG Contest  TBA  CD - Bob Pederson 
Sun Apr 26 F5J Electric  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Lenny Keer 
Sat May 2 - Sun May 3 IHLF Handlaunch   Poway CA  International DLG 
Sat May 9 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Jim Monaco 
Fri May 22 - Sat May 23 F3J in the Rockies  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   F3J Tour Event 
Sun May 24 - Mon May 25 Blue Skies Over Colorado DLG  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Need Volunteer 
Sat Jun 6 DLG Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Sam Pendleton 
Sun Jun 7 F5J Electric  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Lenny Keer 
Sun Jun 21 Cross Country  Verzuh Ranch  CD - Mike Verzuh - Note this is Fathers Day 
Sat Jul 11 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Blayne Chastain 
Sun Jul 19 - Sun Jul 26 DLG F3K World Championships   Croatia   
Sun Jul 19 DLG Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - TBD 
Sun Jul 26 - Sat Aug 1 Soaring Nats  AMA Field Muncie IN  F3J July 31 - Aug 1 
Sun Aug 9 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Jim Rogers 
Sat Aug 15 - Sun Aug 16 F3J in New Mexico  Albuquerque NM  F3J Tour Event 
Sat Aug 15 DLG Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Jon Padilla 
Sat Sep 5 - Mon Sep 7 F3J Team Selection  TBD  CD - TBD \nAlso F3J Tour Event 
Sat Sep 19 DLG Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - TBD 
Sun Sep 20 RMSA/PPSS Challenge Cup  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Jim Monaco 
Sat Oct 3 Visalia Fall Fest  Visalia CA  TD Event 
Sun Oct 4 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Mike Verzuh 
Sun Oct 11 DLG COntest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - TBD 
Sat Nov 7 - Sun Nov 8 Blue Skies Arizona DLG  TBD  TBD 
Sun Nov 8 Open Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - Shannon Bingham 
Sun Nov 15 DLG Contest  RMSA Club Field - 120th Ave   CD - John Jonke 
Sun Dec 6 RMSA Awards Banquet  TBD