Boris I. Veremey (URS)

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 
Speed over a closed circuit of 2 000 km with 25 000 kg payload
Performance 
1 678.00 km/h
Date 
03 Nov 1989
Course / Location 
Podmoskovnoe (USSR)
Claimant 
Boris I. Veremey (URS)
Crew 
G.N CHAPOVAL (copilot)
Type of engine 
NK-321
Aircraft 
Tu-160 (Blackjack)
Aircraft manufacturer 
Tupolev
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
SNTK