John Cunningham (GBR)

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 recognised course
Performance 
686,56 km/h
Course / Location 
London (United Kingdom) - Le Caire (Egypt)
Claimant 
John Cunningham (GBR)
Type of engine 
Ghost 50 MK1
Aircraft 
Comet DH106 mk.l
Aircraft manufacturer 
De Havilland
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
De Havilland