Stunt pilot Kirby Chambliss flies through awe-inspiring obstacle courses at deadly speeds, but when it comes to his fear of snakes, hes not taking any risks.
Chambliss, who has yet to see the snake-screamer Snakes on a Plane says, People think Im not afraid of anything, and then they find out about this and think its funny.
Chambliss is currently flying in the 4th Annual Red Bull Air Race, which takes place in different harbors around the world, and is coasting into San Diego on September 22.
Competitors have to zoom through mid-air courses that theyve never flown through, causing what Chambliss calls an extremely dangerous rush in whats pretty much a timed obstacle course.
But Chambliss, whos ranked fifth in the competition, is cruising with confidence, just as long as no snakes find their way into the cockpit.
For more info, check out www.redbullairrace.com.
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