Jacqueline Cochran (USA)

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 
Altitude in horizontal flight
Performance 
16 841 m
Date 
02 Oct 1961
Course / Location 
Edwards AFB, CA (USA)
Claimant 
Jacqueline Cochran (USA)
Type of engine 
J85
Aircraft 
T-38
Aircraft manufacturer 
Northrop Grumman Ryan Aeronautical
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
G E