Feb 11

RED BULL AIR RACE ABU DHABI: RACE DAY

After a busy week of ups and downs, placing third in Qualifying had our team in high spirits! During the head-to-head matchup against Francois Le Vot, we watched as Kirby’s gain continued to grow. But a 2-second penalty for “climbing in the gate” put an end to our race in the Round of 14. “We […]

Feb 10

RED BULL AIR RACE ABU DHABI: QUALIFYING

What a fantastic Qualifying Day for the Americans here in Abu Dhabi! A second-place finish for Michael Goulian and a third-place finish for Kirby leaves us ambitious to meet, once again, on tomorrow’s podium! After struggling with disqualifications for over-G penalties in the last two practice sessions, we feel like we’re finally back on track. […]

Feb 09

RED BULL AIR RACE ABU DHABI: TRAINING FLIGHTS

After a few days of test flights, pylons were brought in and the training track went up! It’s been four months since Kirby’s had a chance to fly in a track, so our main goal was to have him regain comfort, especially with the transition back to the small tail. “We tried to use [the […]

Feb 07

RED BULL AIR RACE ABU DHABI: TEST FLIGHTS

After a few days in Abu Dhabi, it was finally time to get back to where we belong – the sky! We’re greeting this new season with great focus, and our 2017 approach is a bit more formulaic. In such a fast-paced environment, collecting data, the right data, and analyzing it in a short amount […]

Feb 05

PHOTO OF THE MONTH!

January’s Photo of the Month is flying high, or shall we say low, over the Flying Crown Ranch with Miles Daisher! Photo courtesy Luke Aikins

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