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!
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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!
Another busy day for Team Chambliss! Jason spent his time making slight modifications to the ailerons and got the airplane prepped for the final phase of assembly. Kirby had his first interview of the season this afternoon, where he revealed how the team spent their break, changes made to the airplane, and his expectations for [...]
Day One was a success! While it was great to be reunited with friends and fellow competitors, we spent the majority of the day assembling the race plane. Just a few more steps and it should be ready for test flights! Kirby made it to Abu Dhabi safe and sound this evening, and we turned [...]