Abu Dhabi's ninth race awaits

Take a look back at the highlights from the UAE capital...

In 2015 Paul Bonhomme won in Abu Dhabi for the third consecutive year – fourth in total. He later went on to win his third overall title, making him the most successful pilot in the history of the sport.

2016 will mark the Red Bull Air Race's ninth consecutive stop in Abu Dhabi. The Capital of the United Arab Emirates has long been the scene setter for the World Championship, and this season will be no different! You can follow all the action from the first round of the new season on our live blog and webcast at redbullairrace.com/live starting on Wednesday 9 March, with reporting from behind the scenes as Training begins. If you just can't wait... take a look at last year's action!