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The National Glider Aerobatic Championship was held the weekend of June 1 in the UK. Led by Contest Director Brian McCartney and Contest Chief Judge Nick Buckenham and his team of judges, the 20 pilots participating in categories from Primary through Unlimited fought fiercely to be able to carry the title of 2013 National Champions and finalize who would be representatives of their country in the international competitions planned for this year in the international categories of Advanced and Unlimited.
World Airshow News has announced that Skip Stewart is the 2013 recipient of the Bill Barber Award for Showmanship. Skip joins a growing list of honorees that reads like an airshow hall of fame.
The winner of the Moscow championship crashed with an Extra 330SC last Sunday during an air display after the competition at the Serpukhov airfield.
Spanish pilot Castor Fantoba and American pilot Hubie Tolson were invited by organizers to participate in the classic aerobatics freestyle division at the 2013 Gyeonggi Ansan Airshow festival in Seúl from May 1-5.
Lleida Alguaire Airport (Spain). I leave behind CEVA ( Campeonato de España de Vuelo Acrobático ) again, marked by low ceilings and spring rains which were already present Friday, impeding the capacity to develop any kind of aerobatic sequence.