Evgueny M. Nikitin (URS)

Status 
ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-2 (Seaplanes)
Group 
2: turboprop
Type of record 
Speed over a closed circuit of 500 km without payload
Performance 
565.347 km/h
Course / Location 
Evpatoria - Taman (USSR) and return
Claimant 
Evgueny M. Nikitin (URS)
Type of engine 
AI-20D
Aircraft 
M-12 "Tchaïka"
Aircraft manufacturer 
Beriev
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Ivchenko Progress