Video: Celebrate National Aviation Day with Red Bull Air Race Pilot Kirby Chambliss

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Kirby Chambliss is a two-time Red Bull Air Race world champion and a native-Texan. The latter comes into play as the Red Bull Air Race visits the Lone Star State for the first time on September 6 and 7.

Red Bull says:

Watch the video to see the native Texan show off his skills, flying extremely low, swooping around the Texas Star Ferris wheel at Fair Park in Dallas, diving under an overpass, and swiftly weaving through trees at nearly ground level.

If you'd like to know more, here's the full press release.

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