Joseph N. Griffin (USA)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
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 
829,4 km/h
Date 
02 Nov 2009
Course / Location 
Kona, HI (USA) - Melbourne (Australia)
Claimant 
Joseph N. Griffin (USA)
Crew 
Thomas LOVINGOOD (USA)
Type of engine 
BR710
Aircraft 
G-550
Aircraft manufacturer 
Gulfstream
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
BMW Rolls-Royce