World Championship

2017 Red Bull Air Race World Championship

Red Bull Air Race World Championship

The Red Bull Air Race World Championship began in 2003 and became the fastest and most exhilarating motorsport on the planet. Twenty-Three of the worlds best and most daring pilots compete in eight races which are located all around the world. Each race has a combination of high speed low altitude maneuvers that will keep the fans engaged.

The objective is to navigate an aerial racetrack featuring air-filled pylons in the fastest possible time, incurring as few penalties as possible. Pilots can win World Championship points at each race and the pilot with the most points after the last race of the season becomes the Red Bull Air Race World Champion.


Abu Dhabi Air Race

Race 1 | February 10-11

Once again the Red Bull Air Race World Championship will kick off the 2017 season at the stunning Abu Dhabi circuit.  This will be the tenth time Abu Dhabi has hosted the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.  The spectators lucky enough to attend the Abu Dhabi Red Bull Air Race will be rewarded with amazing views of the race which is over the beautiful blue waters of the Arabian Gulf.

When the high speed, low altitude racing is over for the day, Abu Dhabi still has plenty to offer the entire family.  Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.

الدخان على في أبو ظبي


San Diego Air Race

Race 2 | April 15-16

The San Diego Red Bull Air Race World Championship is back once again!  The last event was held back in 2009 when Nicolas Ivanoff took home the victory and is looking forward on repeating a win this year.  The beautiful Pacific coast provides a remarkable backdrop as the airplanes race over the water.

San Diego also offers a ton of activities for the entire family after the racing has concluded for the day.  Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.  Now sit back, relax, and enjoy the magnificent San Diego Red Bull Air Race World Championship!

The smoke is on in San Diego


Chiba Air Race

Race 3 | June 3-4

The city of Chiba located in Japan will once again host the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.  The pilots will race over Japan’s longest artificial beach; the Makuhari.  Yoshihide Muroya pulled off the victory in his home country last year and is looking forward to repeating a victory this year.

Chiba is known for its connection to nature with its many Japanese gardens across the beautiful landscape creating a wonderful contrast between old and new.  Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.

千葉県の煙が出ている


Budapest Air Race

Race 4 | July 1-2

The Budapest Red Bull Air Race World Championship is one of the most popular circuits of the entire season.  The Hungarian capital rapidly draws monumental crowds to the event.  Back in 2009, 650,000 spectators lined the banks of the Danube and have been coming back ever since.  This year the Master Class pilots will begin their run by flying under the iconic Chain Bridge.

Split across the Danube, it’s a city of two halves – Buda and Pest.  On the Buda side of the city, you’ll find the Statue of Liberty, on top of Gellért Hill, along with the Citadel. Budapest is regularly featured in the Top 10 list of World’s Best Cities to visit.  Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.

A füst van Budapesten


Kazan Air Race

Race 5 | July 22-23

For the first time ever the Red Bull Air Race World Championship will be touching down in Russia.  The race will be held in Kazan which is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan that has over a million people living in the area.  The city lies at the meeting point of the River Volga and Kazanka River and the Kazan Kremlin is a World Heritage Site.  The pilots will get their first taste of racing in the Sports Capital of Russia this July

Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.

Дым на в Казани


Europe Round 6 Air Race

Race 6 | August 12-13

The first race in Europe will be held on August 12th and 13th however the exact location is still being worked out. Midway thru the season the pilots will really need to give it their all to have a chance of becoming the 2017 World Champion.

More details will be released soon on the location


Europe Round 7 Air Race

Race 7 | September 02-03

The second race scheduled in Europe will be held on September 2nd and 3rd and just like the first race in Europe the location is still being worked out. This round is extremely important as its the semifinal of the 2017 season. The pressure is on as all the pilots will want to perform at their best. The leaders will want to put as much gap between the other pilots as the back of the pack will want to make a big impression before the season ends.

More details will be released soon on the location


Indianapolis Air Race

Race 8 | October 14-15

The final race of the 2017 Red Bull Air Race World Championship will be held at the world famous Indianapolis motor speedway; home of the INDY 500. The pilots will have their final battle of full-throttle, no-holds-barred, adrenaline-packed action racing. The World Champion will be crowned and kiss the yard of bricks as is tradition at this epic venue that is saturated in history.

Indianapolis offers just about anything you could think of from family friendly activities all the way to adult nightlife and everything in between. Flight Rides can assist you in purchasing your travel accommodations and race tickets.  Please send us a message using our contact page and one of our crew members will contact you shortly.

The smoke is on in Indianapolis