Alexander Taradin (URS)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
H (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1m (Landplanes: take off weight 45 000 to 60 000 kg)
Group 
2: turboprop
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 2 000 km with 1 000 kg payload
Performance 
543,57 km/h
Date 
27 Mar 1991
Course / Location 
Jasmine - aerodrome, Akhtubinsk (USSR)
Claimant 
Alexander Taradin (URS)
Type of engine 
AI-20M
Aircraft 
AN-12
Aircraft manufacturer 
Antonov
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Ivchenko Progress