Today’s activities included flying, flying, and more flying in preparation for qualifying and race days! Kirby and the other pilots were able to take a breather and enjoy a boat tour of the race box as the day turned into night. The team’s evening was spent at the RedBull AirRace Conference, where they learned about […]
With just three days left until qualifying day, the team’s activities were in full force! The morning began with a team photo shoot and a quick interview with Kirby. Kirby then took time to focus on the track and strategize his plan for the 2015 opening race. Flight operations began shortly thereafter, and he was […]
The team was up bright and early today to get Kirby to the moving image Hero Shoot, soon to be featured on television! The remainder of the day was spent in scattered meetings in preparation for race day. Much to the team’s dismay, there was no flying due to the breezy weather and sandy air; […]
Today the airplane assembly was completed. Kirby couldn’t wait to get back in the air with N14KN! All test flights ran very smooth, which the team was happy about, of course! Kirby was also able to interview with the media team from Japan, who will now be airing the RedBull AirRace World Championship! Follow Team […]
Day three and the airplane is just about ready for test flights! The team has been hard at work completing the final touches. Kirby’s time was spent in photography sessions and green screen moving images. Check out these behind-the-scene photos!