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The Global Stars team – pilot magazine 2017

The Global Stars Words and images by Keith Wilson Over the last thirty years, I have been lucky enough to fly alongside and photograph the amazing talent that is Mark Jefferies – with him flying everything from a Bucker Jungmann, Pitts, Laser, Yak-52, Yak-11, along with a variety of aerobatic designs from Walter Extra. The […]

Global Stars in Vijayawada

The team are in India for the 5th Time. The Global Stars have started the 2017 season early with a visit to Vijayawada and will fly at the Aviation Summit 2017. 15th January.Today is breakfast at 7:00 am and head to the field for dissasembly and packing. Its 29’c as we walk onto the airport. […]

Global Stars to Visit Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India.
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The Global Stars aerobatic team are pleased to announce the date for our air shows in India for 2017, January 12-15th over the river Krishna in Vijayawada. After the huge success of the shows in Ahmedabad in 2015 and 2016 it is noted that bringing the shows to a massive public audience in the city […]

Global Stars at Farnborough 2016
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The Global Stars International air display team. Inspired by Mark Jefferies in 2011 the team have now flown shows in Australia, China, South Korea, India (in fact 30 display flights this year in India) and Holland as well as the UK. We are very pleased to have been booked for Farnborough 2016, this will be […]

World Air Carnival Zhengzhou, Henan, China 25-27th September 2015

The next stop for the Global Stars is the World Air Carnival in Zhengzhou, China. Approximately 800km South West of Beijing . Pilots from the Global Stars team. Rolandas Paksas-formation leader, Steve Carver-nr2 left wing, Halim Othman-nr3 right wing, Mark Jefferies-nr4 in box. Svetlana kapanina, Mikhail Mamistov, Partick Davidson and Ramon Alonso also join us. […]

EASA Approved Pyrotechnic Air Displays

Fireworks on my wings after 18 months from conception. The only fully certificated aircraft in the UK to have such approval for evening air displays. Approximately in June 2013, I started to design the concept and how to attach pyrotechnics to the wing tips of the Extra. November 2013 a submission was made to EASA. […]

Ahmedabad postscript and video

Join the circus! Life with the Global Stars combines C21st barnstorming with the spirit of a travelling circus as the British aerobatic team takes its displays to new airshow audiences around the world Dubai, Australia, Korea, South Africa, New Zealand: Mark Jefferies’ airshow CV reads like the labels on a well-travelled steamer trunk. Now the […]

Global Stars go to Ahmedabad, India

The full 4 ship Global Stars team are heading out to Ahmedabad to display for 4 days in early April. Initially we have to assemble, check and test fly. Then a few days of practice. We are expecting temperatures around 37 – 40’c, one of the hottest venues we have flown at I’m sure. 5th […]

India Air Show – Ahmadabad

The Global Stars team have been invited to display in Ahmadabad, India. Formation team leader Tom Cassells will lead the team around the skies of Gujarat on the 2nd – 4th April. This will be the second time the team has visited India, the previous occasion was Hyderabad in 2014. The serious work of logistics […]