Results

Peter Besenyei is the world’s most successful aerobatic pilot. Ten-times Hungarian national champion, eighteen times “athlete of the year” in motorized aerobatics. He achieved more than thirty podium finishes at European Championships, World Championships, and World Cup races. In recognition of his sporting achievements, Árpád Göncz was awarded the Presidential Gold Medal of the Republic, and he received the Paul Tissandier diploma from the International Aviation Federation. In 2008, he was awarded the Knight’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary.

Year Race Result
1982 Austrian National Championship Combined1 1.
1984 World Championship Freestyle7. 7.
1986 Competition of Communist Countries Freestyle 1.
Nyírség Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
1987 Competition of Communist Countries Freestyle 1.
Nyírség Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
1988 Competition of Communist Countries Freestyle1. 1.
Polish National Championship Combined2 2.
Nyírség Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
1989 European Championship Compulsory 4.
European Championship Freestyle 4.
Nyírség Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
Nyírség Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Swedinfort Cup International Competition Combined1. 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined1. 1.
World Championship Freestyle 2
1991 European Championship Freestyle 4.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
Year Race Result
1992 Morse Master International Competition Combined 2.
Morse Computer Cup Combined 2.
German National Championship Combined 1.
German Master Cup Combined 1.
British National Championship Combined 2.
David Perrin Cup Combined 1.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
Peugeot Cup Combined 1.
1993 European Championship Compulsory 4.
Hungarian National Championship Combined 1.
Peugeot Cup International Competition Combined 1.
Breitling World Cup (Bex)2. 2.
Breitling World Cup (Ferhberlin) 3.
Breitling World Cup (Pompano Beach) 2.
Breitling World Cup Combined 3.
1994 European Championship Compulsory 1.
Breitling World Cup (Orlando) 3.
World Championship Freestyle 4.
World Championship Combined 3.
1995 European Championship Compulsory 1.
European Championship Closed compulsory 2.
European Championship Freestyle1. 1.
European Championship Combined2. 2.
Breitling World Cup (after 6 World Cup heats) Combined 4.
1996 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Tajima) 2.
1998 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Neuchatel) 2.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Shanghai) 1.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Nanjing) 1.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Jinan) 2.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Tianjin) 1.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Zhengzhou) 1.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup ’96-98 Combined 1.
1999 FAI Aerobatics World Cup ’96-98 Combined 3.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Zhang Jia Jie) 3.
2000 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Wuxian) 2.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Motegi) 1.
FAI Aerobatics World Cup ’99-00 Combined 2.
World Championship Freestyle 1.
2001 FAI Aerobatics World Cup Combined 1.
2003 FAI Aerobatics World Cup Combined 3.
2004 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Al Ain) 2.
2005 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Lausanne) 1.
2006 FAI Aerobatics World Cup (Motegi) 3.
Year Race Result
2003 Zeltweg (Austria/prolog) 1.
Tököl (Hungary) 1.
2004 Budapest (Hungary) 3.
Kemble (England) 2.
Reno (USA) 4.
2005 Abu Dhabi (UAE) 1.
Rotterdam (Netherlands) 1.
Zeltweg (Austria) 3.
Rock of Cashel (Ireland) 1.
Longleat (England) 3.
Budapest (Hungary) 4.
San Francisco (USA) 3.
2006 Abu Dhabi (UAE) 3.
Barcelona (Spain) 1.
Berlin (Germany) 2.
Istanbul (Turkey) 3.
Budapest (Hungary)
Longleat (England) 2.
San Francisco (USA) 2.
Perth (Australia) 1.
Combined Competition 2.
2008 Abu Dhabi (UAE) 1.
Rio De Janeiro (Brazil) 5.
Monument Valley (USA) 1.
Istanbul (Turkey) 5.
Interlaken (Switzerland) 3.
London (England) 2.
Budapest (Hungary) 4.
Porto (Portugal) 4.
San Diego (USA) 6.
Perth (Australia) 7.
Combined Competition 3.
2009 Abu Dhabi 10.
San Diego 4.
Canada Windsor
Hungary River Danube 10.
Portugal River Douro 4.
Spain Barcelona 8.
2010 Abu Dhabi 3.
Swan River, Perth 10.
Flamengo Beach, Rio de Janeiro 11.
Windsor, Ontario Canada 10.
New York City 8.
Lausitz Germany 9.
River Danube, Budapest ???
Lisbon ???
2014 Abu Dhabi 10.
Rovinj, Croatia 11.
Putrajaya Lake, Malaysia 7.
Gdynia, Poland 7.
Ascot, UK 7.
Texas, USA 12.
Las Vegas, USA 12.
Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria 12.
2015 Abu Dhabi 7.
Makuhari, Chiba, Japan 13.
Rovinj, Croatia 12.
Budapest, Hungary 6.
Ascot, UK 6.
Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria 8.
Texas, USA 12.
Las Vegas, USA 13.