Lineup of Classic Stunt Planes at the sixth annual Dick Scobee Memorial, with Mike Haverly's Freedom 45 in foreground. Rex Abbott photo.

Dick Scobee Memorial stunt contest
Sixth annual

Aug. 22-23, Auburn, Wash.
Sponsored by the Northwest Skyraiders

Results provided by Howard Rush

The sixth annual Dick Scobee Memorial Contest took place at Auburn Municipal Airport over the weekend of Aug. 22-23, with a full schedule of aerobatics events.

Here are the results. Northwest standings points are in parentheses.

OLD-TIME STUNT (3 entries)
Tm Brightbill, Oregon City, Ore., Humongous, OS .46 LA -- 255 (3)
2. Dane Covey, Tacoma, Wash., Ringmaster, electric -- 231.5 (2)
3. Rex Abbott, Sequim, Wash., Adam's Special, Saito .40 -- 230.1 (1)
Judges: Pete Peterson and Dave Gardner

CLASSIC STUNT (3 entries)
Mike Haverly, Auburn, Wash., Freedom 45, O.S. .46 LA -- 507.5 (3)
2. Dane Covey, Nobler, electric -- 465 (2)
3. Rex Abbott, Strathmoor, Saito .40 -- 446 (1)
Judges: John Leidle and Bruce Hunt

PROFILE STUNT (5 entries)
1. Fred Underwood, West Linn, Ore., Similar 2, electric -- 519.5 (5)
2. Tim Wescott, Oregon City, Ore., Sister Jenny, O.S. .46 LA -- 514.5 (4)
3. Mike Haverly, Starfinder, electric -- 510.5 (3)
4. Dane Covey, Profile Nobler, electric -- 480.5 (2)
5. Tom Brightbill, Knobler, O.S. .46 LA -- 467
Judges: Pete Peterson and Steve Helmick



Pete Ferguson, Auburn, Wash., SV-11 E, electric -- 480 (4)
2. Tom Brightbill, Knobler, O.S. .46 LA -- 472 (3)
3. Dane Covey, Profile Nobler, electric -- 470.5 (2)
4. Rex Abbott, Legacy, Saito .56 -- 440 (1)
Judges: Mike Haverly, John Leidle

Howard Rush, Bellevue, Wash., Impact, electric -- 585.5 (9)
2. Alan Resinger, Delta, B.C., Crossfire, electric -- 565 (7.5)
3. Mike Haverly, Fifth Element, electric -- 537 (6)
4. Randy Powell, Port Orchard, Wash., Slider I, electric -- 531.5 (4.5)
5. Steve Helmick, Renton, Wash., Eagle TS, O.S. .46VF -- 503
6. Keith Varley, Vancouver, B.C., Sultan E, electric -- 500.5
Judges: Pete Peterson and Bruce Hunt

NORTHWEST SPORT 40 CARRIER (event canceled)

Results of this contest are included in Northwest Control-Line Competition Standings.

More Scobee Memorial photos

Tom Brightbill flies his Humongous in Old-Time Stunt, with judges Dave Gardner (seated) and Pete Peterson (right) watching. Rex Abbott photo

Dane Covey flew electric planes in all four events; here he is inverted with his Ringmaster in Old-Time Stunt. Rex Abbott photo.

Mike Haverly flies his electric Freedom 45 in Classic Stunt, with judges Bruce Hunt (left) and John Leidle (right) watching. Rex Abbott photo.

Some of the expert precision aerobatics fliers confer. From left: Randy Powell, Steve Helmick, Alan Resinger, Paul Walker. Rex Abbott photo.

Tabulator Howard Rush at his high-tech work station. Rex Abbott photo.

Tom Brightbill's planes always have something interesting on the bottom. The Burma Shave sign shows well from the air. Are you old enough to remember seeing them alongside the roads? Rex Abbott photo.

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