John T. Race, Jr (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1l (Landplanes: take off weight 35 000 to 45 000 kg)
Group 
3 : turbo-jet
Type of record 
Speed over a recognised course
Performance 
958,30 km/h
Date 
14 Jun 2001
Course / Location 
New York, NY (USA) - Paris (France)
Claimant 
John T. Race, Jr (USA)
Crew 
Borden F. SCHOFIELD (USA)
Type of engine 
BR710
Aircraft 
BD 700 Global Express
Aircraft manufacturer 
Bombardier
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
BMW Rolls-Royce