PUTRAJAYA, May 18 (Bernama) -- Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin wants the promotion of the organisation of the Red Bull Air Race to be escalated in the coming editions.
He urged the race organiser, Aerolomba Sdn Bhd to discuss with his ministry to ensure the organisation of the event was more successful, especially in attracting domestic and international fans.
"I will not deny there are weaknesses in the first organisation of the event but from the feedback received, the Putrajaya circuit is among the best of the eight venues of the event.
"So, we have to improve the following year. We have an organising contract of three years and optional, two years.
"Thus, the government can decide whether we are capable or otherwise in supporting the organisation of the event every year.....