Steve Fossett (USA)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
A (Ballooning)
Sub-Class 
AM-14 (Mixed balloons : 16 000 to 22 000 m³)
Category 
General
Group 
Not applicable
Type of record 
Distance
Performance 
22 910 km
Date 
07 Aug 1998
Course / Location 
Mendoza (Argentina) - near Chesterfield islands
Claimant 
Steve Fossett (USA)
Aircraft 
R-450
Aircraft manufacturer 
Cameron Balloons
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
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