The (World)1 Formation Aerobatic Championship The beginnings of the FAC and World Aerobatic Masters (WAM) go back to 2011 when myself and at least 2 other formation teams were invited to China to discuss air displays. Over a period of 3 days consisting of various site meetings and extensive discussions where I presented new and […]
The South Africans hosted the first Advanced World Aerobatic Championships in 1995 – AWAC. this contest has become a very popular and well supported event ever since with upwards of 70 competitors on occasions. I took part in this contest along with Dieter Ebeling flying his Laser 200, shortly afterwards Dieter sold the Laser and took […]
The Global Stars aerobatic team This page primarily depicts videos and pictures of the Global Stars. We are a team of British aerobatic champions past and present flying air shows World over. All aircraft carry the new “dotty smoke” systems adding to the dynamic nature of the air show.
The U.K. aerobatic duo steals Hyderabad air show… On their maiden visit to India, daredevil aerobatic pilots Mark Jefferies and Tom Cassells had a close shave that petrified them. No, it was not a technical snag or coordination problem, but a birds. During their show at the ongoing India Aviation 2014 here, they came as […]
The next Extra 330SC made will be the 50th of type coming of the production line at Extra Flugzeugproduktions-und Vertriebs GmbH Dinslaken Germany. The 330SC has become the must have aerobatic aircraft in the recent years for air show flying and competition flying. Formally it was the CAP 232 or SU26/31. Walter Extra designed the […]
The third Bahrain International Airshow returned to the Kingdom on 16-18th January 2014 and Mark Jefferies was again one of the stars of the show. Its unique location at the Sakhir Airbase offers both visitors and pilots/crews the opportunity to experience one of the best flying displays in the Middle East. Mark commented; “This is […]
Bringing a smile to a special person in your life Sky writing is becoming a popular way of expressing yourself, either with vapour trails high up in blue skies or with banners towed by aircraft or helicopters. Here is a smile I drew for a wedding in the middle of Cambridge however there were pro […]
Sunday 11th and Monday 12th August 2pm to 4pm This is the onboard camera footage taken at the event. 1909 was an historic year in aviation when French aviator Louis Bleriot made the first crossing of the English Channel in a heavier than air aircraft and Blackpool launched the worlds first official air show. The first […]