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Jet Team Sets Record at Reno Air Races

On September 24, 2015, Posted by , In 51st Annual National Championship Air Races, With Comments Off on Jet Team Sets Record at Reno Air Races

Only Closed Course Air Race Awards Winner Reno, Nevada (September 20, 2015) — After three days of competition the jet competitor Darkstar Air Racing, led by Dianna Stanger, raced to the top completing the race in the top five for the first-time team. The team qualified with a speed of…

RARA Sunday Schedule

On September 20, 2015, Posted by , In 51st Annual National Championship Air Races, With Comments Off on RARA Sunday Schedule

Good morning from Reno! Here’s today’s schedule — last day of the 52nd Annual National Championship Races.

RARA Reports

On September 19, 2015, Posted by , In 51st Annual National Championship Air Races,Darkstar, With Comments Off on RARA Reports

Hello #Darkstar fans! If you want to keep up with the team’s results please visit the Reno Air Races website. They are posting the unofficial results very quickly plus the day’s schedule. It’s super busy but we love it! As of now we are in the Gold heat. Remember to…

Reno Air Races Live with Skychick and Team Darkstar

On September 18, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar, With Comments Off on Reno Air Races Live with Skychick and Team Darkstar

Reno Air Races Live with Skychick and Team Darkstar. In this segment, we will highlight Vicky as she gets ready to race in a heat.

Live from the Reno Air Races with SkyChick and Team Darkstar

On September 17, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar, With Comments Off on Live from the Reno Air Races with SkyChick and Team Darkstar

In the macho world of competitive air racing, history is about to be made. Known to some as the Bad Girls of Air Racing, Team Darkstar will be the first all-female racing team to compete in the jet class at the Reno Air Races. Dianna Stanger, owner of the one-of-a-kind…

The Lineage behind the L-139 Logo

On September 9, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar,Preparing for Reno, With Comments Off on The Lineage behind the L-139 Logo

Hello Darkstar fans! The Reno Air Races are a week away and we can’t wait to race the L-139! Can you hear the excitement in our voices?!?! We have been very humbled by the amount of the likes and comments we’ve received — but with those comments come questions so…

The L-139 vs the L-39

On August 17, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar,Preparing for Reno, With Comments Off on The L-139 vs the L-39

We’ve been turning heads everywhere (and it’s no wonder)! This is a one-of-a-kind factory prototype of the L-139 “Albatros 2000,” which was fitted with a U.S.-built Garrett TFE731-4 turbofan putting out 4,080 lbs of thrust. We know what you’re thinking, “What is the difference between the L-39 and an L-139?”…

The Only L-139 in the World Wins “Best Jet” at the 2015 EAA AirVenture

On August 5, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar, With Comments Off on The Only L-139 in the World Wins “Best Jet” at the 2015 EAA AirVenture

The award acknowledge the tireless effort necessary  to create an aircraft that’s truly best of show Port Lavaca, TX, August 5, 2015 — The 2015 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh has concluded and after a successful event in which approximately 550,000 people attended in Wisconsin; Dianna Stanger has proudly brought home the…

The Bad Girls of Air Racing have Arrived!

On June 17, 2015, Posted by , In Darkstar,Preparing for Reno, With 2 Comments

Darkstar Air Racing – The Only L139 in the World from Jasmine Gordon on Vimeo. The National Championship Air Races is the last event of its kind and is held every September just north of Reno at the Reno Stead Airport. The event features six racing classes, a large display…

Report from Reno

On June 16, 2015, Posted by , In Preparing for Reno, With Comments Off on Report from Reno

Hello from Reno! We are waking up to our fourth day here at KRTS… We’re wearing down a bit (ok alot) but we can’t wait to tell you all about our trials and tribulations. We’ve had a fantastic time getting to know everyone and being the rookie has never been…