Jefferies and the
Global Stars formation team
took part in the World Air Masters
Chongqing City AIR DISPLAY 2011,
China 30 April - 2nd May.
World Air Masters
TM) contest is a
format devised by Global Airshows consisting of an Aerobatic race through pylons
positioned 400 metres apart and a four minutes freestyle sequence
judged by the crowd who vote on the best performance.
for the event was the Extra
300L registration G-JOKR with team member Andy Bickmore flying on
the wing. The air show consisted of two sections, formation display
and the WAM-GP.
The aircraft carried HD
cameras to obtain footage for the TV networks. Jefferies has the
ability to transmit live pictures for trackside screens or live TV
broadcasts. See the video at the bottom of this page.
Results as follows.
1st Nigel Hopkins -
MX2, South Africa
2nd Svetlana kapanina -
3rd Mark Jefferies -
Extra 300L, UK
10 pilots took part with
teams from the UK, South Africa and Russia.