Archive for Windsor

Windsor, Race Day

More Pictures Here Pictures from gettyimages.com In the 4th race of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship which was held in Windsor, ON, Canada Czech pilot Martin Sonka got his first TOP12 in this season. Unfortunately he did not repeat excellent exhibition from the qualification and ended on the 12th place without points. Of […]

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Qualifying

Martin was successful at last and broke the rule to always take the 13th position. So he took the 9th position in this first qualification and also certain advance into TOP 12. All results are here. Today’s weather forecast hasn’t been so pleasant but fortunately the pilots could fly the both two qualifications. There were […]

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Training Flights

We passed 2 training flights when the pilots could try how to deal with difficult track here in Windsor. We totally passed 3 timekept flights. Unfortunately, the first one finished with disqualification because of the course deviation but the others were perfect. Martin managed to deal with really difficult track and inscrutable wind and took […]

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Opening Ceremony, Calibration Flights

More Pictures Here Martin flew his first calibration flight this afternoon. But the storm has appeared so we had to stay two hours in our hangars. It seemed that the Global Raining threatens us more than the Global Warming. The opening ceremony was taking place in the tent because of the unpleasant weather. Then the […]

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Windsor, Testing Flights

More Pictures Here The race number 4 of the Red Bull Air Race 2010 has moved from South to North America, concretely to Canadian city Windsor which is situated just next to the American car paradise, Detroit. The racers are going to fly over a river again. It’s the border river between Canada and the […]

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