Adilson Kindlemann from Brazil, was involved in an accident at 11.50am while participating in today’s training session for the Red Bull Air Race World Championship. At this stage we are unable to give specific details regarding the accident.

Emergency response teams were on the scene in minutes and it is confirmed that Kindlemann was taken to the Royal Perth Hospital and it is confirmed that he is in good condition. Full support is being provided for his family and friends.

The Team’s main focus is the welfare of the (pilot) and we ask that his privacy be respected.

The Red Bull Air Race GmbH has pledged its full co-operation with the relevant authorities to establish why this accident occurred. Further updates will be provided.