Mar 01

EVENT: MEET AND GREET WITH KIRBY AND TEAM CHAMBLISS

Have you ever wanted the opportunity to ask Kirby or a member of Team Chambliss a question? Here’s your chance! Join us April 1st at the Southwest Aircraft Charter Hangar at Chandler Municipal Airport for a team presentation and an open meet and greet! This event is open to all college students. Please bring a […]

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 […]

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