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 […]

Zhengzhou here come the Global Stars
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The Global Stars are going to Zhengzhou. Zhengzhou is hosting the 2018 airshow at  Shangjie Airport ZHSC on 27th April – 1st May.  This year emphasis is being placed on the young, the future for aviation. The show will be in two parts, afternoon and evening pyro show. The first such twilight and night air show in […]

Hong Kong – Macau – Zhuhai, China Bridge
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The World’s Longest sea cross Bridge/ tunnel at 55 kilometers. Chinese new year 2018 with the Global Stars are part of the celebrations flying over and around the bridge. HKMZ bridge. There is a gentle swell this evening as the South China Sea tries it’s very best to rock everyone on board this hydrofoil to […]

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, […]

Fly Bum Crashes – well drifts away!
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The World biggest flying machine deflated on the boundary fence. It’s with sadness that the AirLander broke free of its moorings in a 5 mph breeze on saturday morning….. A spokesperson for AirLander said “Our initial assessment is that the aircraft broke free from its mooring mast for reasons that will be investigated”  A simple […]

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The ASFC host the Wuhan Fly-in Expo 4th-7th Nov, 2017 Today I visited the Air Sport Federation event at the Wuhan sports airfield which had a reported 500+ aircraft in attendance. Billed as the first edition of the FAI World Fly-in Expo (WFE). Note, If they want the World to “fly-in” a bit of lateral […]

Little Gransden Charity Airshow
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This was the 26th year we have raised monies for local charities and Children In Need. Like all other airshows in the UK since the Shoreham disaster our attendance figures were down as compared to previous years. However this did not stop us delivering 10 x £500 cheques to local children’s groups, Gamlingay Football Colts, […]

Beringer Aircraft Brakes for my EXTRA 330SC
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High performance Beringer aircraft brakes Beringer have been producing certified and experimental aircraft brakes for quite some time now. These are high quality and light weight and becoming the norm fitted to some new production aircraft. So, what are the advantages of this wheel and brake system. In no particular order.  Lighter weight by 6.5lbs  […]