Mark Jefferies and the Global Stars formation team took part in the World Air Masters,Chongqing City AIR DISPLAY 2011, China 30 April – 2nd May 2011
The World Air Masters GP (©TM) contest is a format devised by Global Airshows consisting of an Aerobatic race through pylons positioned 400 metres apart and a four minutes freestyle sequence judged by the crowd who vote on the best performance. Mark’s aircraft for the event was the Extra 300L registration G-JOKR with team member Andy Bickmore flying on the wing. The air show consisted of two sections, formation display and the WAM-GP. The aircraft carried HD cameras to obtain footage for the TV networks. Jefferies has the ability to transmit live pictures for trackside screens or live TV broadcasts. See the video at the bottom of this page.
Results as follows.
1st Nigel Hopkins – MX2 – South Africa
2nd Svetlana Kapanina – SU31 – Russia
3rd Mark Jefferies – Extra 300L – UK
10 pilots took part with teams from the UK, South Africa and Russia.