E. Carl Marion (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 3 km course
Performance 
1 047.356 km/h
Course / Location 
Muroc, CA (USA)
Claimant 
E. Carl Marion (USA)
Type of engine 
J-35 (TG-180)
Aircraft 
D-558 "Skystreak"
Aircraft manufacturer 
Douglas
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Allison