Thrill Ride: What It Takes to Fly a Red Bull Air Race

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Ascot, just outside London, hosted the fifth round of the Red Bull Air Race Championship last weekend. The event sees some of the world's best pilots go head to head in a death-defying time trail. Bloomberg caught up with one of the pilots, Nigel Lamb, to find out what it takes to race in the sky.

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