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Chatsworth – Portrush – Portstewart – Shuttleworth all in a weekend

The Global Stars had a busy few days with approx 6 hours flying and 7 shows. Ending the weekend with a highly commended show at Shuttleworth. The weekend kicked of with Chatsworth on Friday, followed by Saturday 14:10 at Chatsworth again. At this point the team split for a rapid refuelling. Two to Barton and […]

Global Stars Team Video trailer
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The global stars 5 aircraft team  When the UK’s leading aerobatic pilots came together with Mark Jefferies to form The Global Stars, their unique brand would be a heady cocktail of close formation and Unlimited freestyle that is in front of the crowd all the time, and not just some of the time! With shows […]

Global Stars Sky writing
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Sky Messaging & Skytyping. By Royal Appointment. A picture speaks a 1000 words. Over the years I’ve been asked to skywrite messages. To do this successfully the weather conditions have to be perfect. No or little wind, blues skies and an inversion layer low enough to be able to climb over. Typically the heights used […]

Royal Aero Club Awards for achievements in 2018
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Mark and Tom receive the RAeC Silver medal  The Citation reads :- Mark Jefferies (team founder) and Tom Cassells (formation leader) are the driving forces behind the Global Stars Aerobatic Team, show-casing globally the UK’s talent in formation aerobatics. They have travelled across the Middle East, India and China and performed at major air shows in […]

Royal Aero Club Silver Medal
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Royal Aero Club Silver Medal Citation Global Stars Press Release. The Global Stars are pleased to announce that two members of our team, Manager Mark Jefferies and Formation Leader Tom Cassells, have each been awarded a RAeC Silver medal in recognition of their efforts and achievements in aviation. Founded primarily for balloonists in 1901, and […]

Lima’19 – International Airshow

Langkawi International Maritime & Aviation Exhibition 26-30th March 2019   LIMA is a biannual show, showcasing military hardware. The exhibit hall is approx 110 x 250 meters and is packed with aviation and shipping companies.  I’ve been invited by AeroTree who supply the Malaysian government along with others target drones and other hard ware. I’m […]

Zhengzhou Pyro Air Show
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Over Easter 2018 the Global Stars performed formation displays and solo gyroscopic shows over the 5 day period then when dusk came took to the skies again for the pyro show.  The team is the first and only 4 ship fully aerobatic pyro team in the World. Others will follow quite quickly no doubt!  The […]

LIMA 2019
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Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition 26-30th March.  Global Stars team leader Mark Jefferies has been invited to fly in LIMA 2019 on the island of Langkawi, Malaysia. Apparently, Mark will be the only civilian pilot to fly in the show. Flying the Extra 300L he will feel at “home”. Mark is sponsored by The […]

Vijayawada air festival
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Flyboys back in town. – So the news papers said ! Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh.  The Global Stars have done 2 shows in 2 countries back to back. Bahrain (BIAS) 14-17th November and Vijayawada 23-25th November. 7 display days, 2 press days, 2 travel days leaving 4 days to build, practice and repack 7 aircraft in containers. […]