Sheila Scott (GBR)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1c (Landplanes: take off weight 1000 to 1750 kg)
Category 
Female
Group 
1 : internal combustion engine
Type of record 
Speed over a recognised course
Performance 
291,14 km/h
Date 
23 May 1969
Course / Location 
Goose Bay, NF (Canada) - Reykjavik (Iceland)
Claimant 
Sheila Scott (GBR)
Type of engine 
IO-540
Aircraft 
PA-24-260 Comanche B
Aircraft manufacturer 
Piper
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Lycoming