2019 Event Schedule


Red Bull Air Race, R1 - Abu Dhabi

The season commences above the Abu Dhabi Corniche where Hall and 12 other pilots will be chasing 2018 champion Martin Šonka of the Czech Republic.
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Feb 8-9
Abu Dhabi, UAEFeb 8-9

McDonnell Industries 75th anniversary

Keynote speech + Q&A
NF McDonnel and Sons Sawmill, Mt Gambier, SA Australia
Feb 15
NF McDonnel and Sons Sawmill, Mt Gambier, SA AustraliaFeb 15

Bombing of Darwin Day Commemoration

Keynote speech, meet & greet and role in remembering a day which changed Australia forever.
Darwin, NT Australia
February 18-20
Darwin, NT AustraliaFebruary 18-20

Australian International Air Show

Matt joins QBE Insurance at Asia-Pacific's most prestigious aviation and aerospace events
Avalon Airport, Geelong, VIC Australia
Feb 28 - Mar 1
Avalon Airport, Geelong, VIC AustraliaFeb 28 - Mar 1

Gunnedah Aero Club Fly-In

Keynote speech + Q&A in association with the QBE Insurance Airmanship program
Gunnedah Aero Club, NSW Australia
March 23
Gunnedah Aero Club, NSW AustraliaMarch 23

Wings Over Illawarra - The Sydney Air Show

Watch Matt perform heart-stopping aerobatic displays that exemplify why he is Australia's leading pilot. His display will leave you speechless.
Wollongong, NSW
May 4-5
Wollongong, NSWMay 4-5

Red Bull Air Race, R2 - Kazan

Kazan is considered the sporting capital of Russia, and for the third year in a row the Red Bull Air race will make a visit.
Kazan, RUS
June 15-16
Kazan, RUSJune 15-16

Red Bull Air Race, R3 - Lake Balaton

Hungary is the spiritual home of the Red Bull Air Race & this year it's a new destination on the menu.
Budapest, HUN
July 13-14
Budapest, HUNJuly 13-14

Red Bull Air Race, R4 - Europe

A yet-to-be-announced European location will host the second race of 2019.
Europe, TBA
Europe, TBATBA

Red Bull Air Race, R5 - Chiba

There is no country that loves the Red Bull Air Race like Japan! In 2019 the series returns at a new date in September and the championship battle will be heating up.
Chiba, JPN
September 7-8
Chiba, JPNSeptember 7-8

Red Bull Air Race, R6 - Asia

A soon-to-be-announced Asian location will host the sixth round of the 2019 series
Asia - TBC

Red Bull Air Race, R7 - Indianapolis

The racing capital of the world will once again come to life with the fastest pilots in the world fighting it out 30 feet above the famed race track!
Indianapolis, USA
October 19-20
Indianapolis, USAOctober 19-20

Red Bull Air Race, R8 - Saudi Arabia

For the very first time the Red Bull Air Race will land in Saudi Arabia and the first event will be a title decider!
Saudi Arabia
November 8-9
Saudi ArabiaNovember 8-9

Sydney Harbour New Year’s Eve

Aerobatic displays
Sydney, NSW
December 31
Sydney, NSWDecember 31