Rutledge Irvine (USA)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C.bis (Seaplane)
Category 
General
Type of record 
Speed over 1000 km
Performance 
210,716 km/h
Date 
21 May 1927
Course / Location 
Hampton Roads, VA (USA)
Claimant 
Rutledge Irvine (USA)
Type of engine 
Wasp
Aircraft 
Corsair 02U-1
Aircraft manufacturer 
Vought
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Pratt & Whitney