Ivan Soukhomline (URS)

Status 
ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1 (Landplanes)
Group 
2: turboprop
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 10 000 km without payload
Performance 
737.35 km/h
Date 
21 Apr 1962
Course / Location 
Observatoire Sternberg (USSR)
Claimant 
Ivan Soukhomline (URS)
Crew 
P. SOLDATOV (2nd pilot)
Type of engine 
NK- 12
Aircraft 
TU-114
Aircraft manufacturer 
Tupolev
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Kuznetsov