10 biggest stories of 2019

The most exciting incidents of the 2019 Red Bull Air Race World Championship

Current Standings



 Australia AUS
Points 81 00
UAE 14
RUS 22
HUN 25
JPN 20


 Japan JPN
Points 80 00
UAE 28
RUS 25
JPN 25


 Czechia CZE
Points 68 00
UAE 22
RUS 22
HUN 21


 United Kingdom GBR
Points 48 00
RUS 14
HUN 22
JPN 11

Latest News

Behind The Scenes: SWET

Behind The Scenes: The Racing Line

Behind the scenes with the photographers, Part 2: the special shots

Race Rewind: Abu Dhabi 2018

The best thing about the start of any season is nobody knows what's going to happen at the opening race, so when the teams arrived in Abu Dhabi at the end of Janu...
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Bonhomme blasts rivals out of the water in Qualifying

Brit Paul Bonhomme stole the show with a spectacular 57.178 Qualifying performance along the Abu Dhabi Corniche, while it was a disappointing blow for defending World ...
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Bergér bows out as most successful Challenger

Florian Bergér talks about his final race win
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The Difficulty Of Becoming A Back-To-Back Champ

Only one pilot has retained the World Championship title… could Sonka be the second?
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Ten Things To Know About Ben Murphy

Things you never knew about the British Master Class pilot
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Can Muroya Make Amends In Chiba?

A Day In The Life Of An Air Race Pilot

Can Hall Win It All?

10 biggest stories of 2019

The most exciting incidents of the 2019 Red Bull Air Race World Championship
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Hall’s Long Journey To World Champion

It’s been well worth the wait for the new title holder
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Muroya Delivers For The Home Crowd

The Perfect Ending

Chiba 2019 – Round Of 14

Team Chambliss On The 2019 Season

How the team are focusing on success this year
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Murphy Doesn’t Feel The Pressure

The newest Master Class pilot remains calm in his second season
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Building A Dream Team

From cyclones to sharks: setting up a racetrack

Behind the scenes - the TV Director

How Technology Informs Analysis

Tech Talk Special: Ask Jimbo

Hall Firing On All Cylinders

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