Bruce Simpson (AUS)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1r (Landplanes: take off weight 200 000 to 250 000 kg)
Group 
3 : turbo-jet
Type of record 
Distance
Performance 
16 901.26 km
Date 
25 Dec 2002
Course / Location 
Toulouse (France) - Melbourne, VIC (Australia)
Claimant 
Bruce Simpson (AUS)
Crew 
David COLLIER, Bruce VAN EYLE, James PEACH
Type of engine 
CF6-80C2
Aircraft 
A330-201
Aircraft manufacturer 
Airbus
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
G E