Cholett Griswold (USA)

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 closed circuit of 5 000 km without payload
Performance 
961,867 km/h
Date 
26 Sep 1958
Course / Location 
Ellsworth, SD (USA)
Claimant 
Cholett Griswold (USA)
Crew 
E.V.GODFREY
Type of engine 
J-57
Aircraft 
B-52D
Aircraft manufacturer 
Boeing
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Pratt & Whitney