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The pilots are making final preparations for race two

Ivanoff's plane being worked on

The final preparations are being made to both man and machine before the teams of the Red Bull Air Race head to France for the second race of the 2018 season. Here's what they've been up to...

Mika Brageot is taking his raceplane for one last tune up before his home race...
 

After the long break since Abu Dhabi, Matthias Dolderer is priming himself for the rest of the season...

The team has been working nonstop at Nicolas Ivanoff's hangar as they repair his raceplane for Cannes...

A healthy body means a healthy pilot according to Martin Sonka...

Ben Murphy has been inspiring the next generation of Air Race pilots...

A classic T-6 Texan is very different to a raceplane, but Juan Velarde seems to have it under control...

And Pete McLeod gets some last minute tranquility before the noise of the race airport...

You can see how the preparation for race two has worked when the pilots take to the skies over Cannes on 20-22 April. Get your tickets HERE.