The final race of the 2015 Red Bull Air Race Season is just around the corner this upcoming weekend! With the race plane undergoing a lot of modifications over the previous couple of weeks, we thought it would be a great time to get to know the man behind the maintenance – long time technician Jason […]
Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas, Kirby Chambliss! Kirby arrives early for the last Red Bull Air Race of 2015, to be held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway!
An incorrect level penalty ended the day for Team Chambliss in the Round of 14, where Kirby faced Martin Sonka of the Czech Republic. “I was really happy with the run overall, minus the incorrect level. It was a silly mistake I made because there wasn’t any reason to turn through that first gate, but the net […]
The team saw some improvement from training rounds yesterday to qualifying day! Kirby gained a couple tenths of a second from his best time yesterday, 56.877 seconds, to qualifying today. His overall placement was fifth with a time of 56.603 seconds. In the Round of 14, Kirby will face Martin Sonka of the Czech Republic who placed […]
It was a warm day full of training at the Texas Motor Speedway! Although the heat felt like home, it didn’t stop the team’s enthusiasm for the use of new winglets in the track. Of course the biggest question of the day was, “is the plane faster?” “In a sport where first and second place […]