Red Bull Air Race Training In NYC Skyline (PHOTOS)

The 5th leg of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship is scheduled to take place in New York City this weekend, and the fliers were out for a training run yesterday and today.

The inflated "air gates" in the pictures below represent the obstacles pilots have to navigate through for the fastest time. The 2009 champion was Paul Bonhomme from the United Kingdom.

Check out the training pictures below: