Jim Reginald Cooksey (GBR)

Status 
ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1 (Landplanes)
Group 
3: turbo-jet
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 1 000 km without payload
Performance 
822.26 km/h
Course / Location 
Moreton Valence Gloucester - Campo Ness (United Kingdom)
Claimant 
Jim Reginald Cooksey (GBR)
Type of engine 
Derwent
Aircraft 
Meteor F.8
Aircraft manufacturer 
Gloster
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Rolls Royce