Edward C. Voelker (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1l (Landplanes: take off weight 35 000 to 45 000 kg)
Group 
3: turbo-jet
Type of record 
Speed over a recognised course
Performance 
943,79 km/h
Date 
02 Mar 2006
Course / Location 
Tokyo (Japan) - Wilmington, NC (USA)
Claimant 
Edward C. Voelker (USA)
Crew 
Thomas G. JONES (USA)
Type of engine 
BR710
Aircraft 
G-V
Aircraft manufacturer 
Gulfstream
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
BMW Rolls-Royce