Arlen D. Rens (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1n (Landplanes: take off weight 60 000 to 80 000 kg)
Group 
2 : turboprop
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 2 000 km with 20 000 kg payload
Performance 
635,49 km/h
Date 
20 Apr 1999
Course / Location 
Dobbins AFB, GA (USA)
Claimant 
Arlen D. Rens (USA)
Crew 
Lyle H. SCHAEFER (USA), Timothy L. GOMEZ (USA)
Type of engine 
AE 2100 D
Aircraft 
Martin C-130J
Aircraft manufacturer 
Lockheed
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Allison