Air Display

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 […]

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 […]

BIAS 2018 with the Global Stars
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The Bahrain International Airshow took place on 14-17th November.  5 of the Global Stars team departing the UK on the GF07 out of LHR on the 8th November. Arrival in the evening and to the hotel. 9th Morning, containers dropped near the temporary hangar and work starts assembling 3 of the 4 aircraft. Mostly 2 […]

Alxa Challenge Inner Mongolia

The Alxa Challenge at FB Park.   Takes its name after the nearest town Alashan, some 50 km away. We are in the East side of the Gobi. As with all events in China we need to allow 24 hours travel door to door. Heathrow to Beijing, Immigration, bags collection, check in again for the local […]

Anshun Airshow 2018
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The Global Stars took 2 aircraft to this show. ANSHUN 2018     “Prepare for the mirror……..Rolling in three, two, one” At three hundred feet and around 170 knots, just kissing the 150 metre line at the runway’s edge, Mark leads the Extras from crowd right toward crowd centre. On hearing “three” Steve slides back […]

Zhengzhou visit number 3

The Global Stars are one of China’s most popular aerobatic teams of all time since 2011.  The team first visit Dazu in 2011 and have been returning to China most years since then. This is the second visit in 2018 with a 3rd on the cards later on in the year. The Air Show at […]

Totally new for 2018 air shows with fireworks

THE PYRO PYLON RUN Bringing something new to the airshow circuit is not so easy as flying has been around for over 100 years, indeed this coming year is 100 years since the RAF inception in 2018 The RED BULL air race concept was the last innovative air display concept new on the block some […]

The Global Stars 2018 Air Shows
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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 flying that is in front of the crowd all the time, and not just some of the time! With shows in China, India, Australia, Europe, […]

Nova Phantom at Plaine Joux
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Paragliding in the Alps at Plaine Joux with the Nova Phantom. With the end of the air display season near I took a trip down to Chamonix to enjoy some slower paced flying. Taking the RV7 down its just under 3 hours flying to Sallanches, Mont Blanc airfield. Myself and Nigel Pickard, the Spartan owner […]