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Alca

Martin, after a successful season at Red Bull Air Race is back in the Army of the Czech Republic and in the cockpit of the L-159 ALCA. Czech TV crew re-visited Martin in Namest to film a part of the documentary about him. Martin is a member of the 212th Tactical Squadron, which, during the […]

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Martin Stáhalík Memorial Airshow 2010

Martin’s aerobatic performance on Martin Stahalik Memorial Airshow in Pribram, CZE. More Pics Here.

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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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Qualification, Rio de Janeiro

Martin has passed two qualified flights to the tomorrow’s race in Rio. The fastest time from these flights is counted to the rank. Martin was very good at qualification and the two flights were clear without penalties. He took the 12th position in the first flight and the 13th position in the second. Totally, it […]

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Engine Swap

More Pictures Here The story concerning the engine changing has already begun in Perth where Martin has recognised that the oil pressure is lower than it could be. But there was another problem found out – little metal parties sticking in the oil filter. That was clear that the acting of our engine in the […]

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Perth, 14th Place

More Pictures Here Pictures from GettyImages.com Martin hit two pylons on Sunday’s Wild Card, thanks this he didn’t move on Top 12 and took 14th place, same as in the qualification. Indeed, he confirmed that he presents well-balanced performance and he has his aeroplane under the control at large. So, we are looking forward that […]

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Qualifying Perth

More Pictures Here Martin flew two qualifying flight today. He finished at 14th possition that means he will have to fight for two free places in Top 12 in Wild Card with Peter Besenyei, Alejandro Maclean and Yoshihide Muroya tomorrow. From Wild Card unfortunately move up only two pilots. He had a pylohit in the […]

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Training Sessions 2, 3, 4

We made three training flights in the track today. Normally pilots fly only two training flights per day. Because of Adi’s accident we flew only one flight yesterday so we had to compensate the second one today. Everything was all right then we found out that our oil pressure is too low. We have to […]

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Cockpit Introduction

More Pictures Here Martin finally made two test flights today at Jandakot airport. Our airplane was working well so Martin was satisfied and he really enjoyed these flights. We use Jandakot airport for aircraft assembling, test flights, calibration flights and than for disassembling after race as well. We will move to the race airport in […]

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