J.N. Somers (GBR)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1c (Landplanes: take off weight 1000 to 1750 kg)
Group 
1: internal combustion engine
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 100 km without payload
Performance 
271,01 km/h
Course / Location 
Wolverhampton - Abbots Bromley - Meir - Newport (United Kingdom)
Claimant 
J.N. Somers (GBR)
Type of engine 
Gipsy
Aircraft 
Gemini III
Aircraft manufacturer 
Miles
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
De Havilland