Michael W. Melvill (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1e (Landplanes: take off weight 3 000 to 6 000 kg)
Group 
3 : turbo-jet
Type of record 
Altitude
Performance 
19 277 m
Date 
25 Oct 2000
Course / Location 
Mojave, CA (USA)
Claimant 
Michael W. Melvill (USA)
Crew 
Robert J. WALDMILLER
Type of engine 
FJ44
Aircraft 
Scaled 281 Proteus
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Williams