Hometown: Perth, Scotland
Aircraft model: Cassutt IIIM
Crew chief: ?
Des took first place in the silver class race in the Air Race 1 in Lleida in 2014 in his rookie year of formula
one air racing. Born on a UK Air Force base abroad, Des has aviation in his blood and earned his pilot’s
license at a young age. He is a passionate aircraft homebuilder and fast becoming a popular figure in his
native Scotland. His day job is in the oil and gas industry as a shipbroker specializing in subsea and diving
vessels, rounding out his expertise on unusual vehicles.