Number SA041
Class C (Aeroplanes)
Sub Class C1-d (Landplanes: weight 1,750 kg to less than 3,000 kg)
Group II (Turboprop)
Type of Record Speed over a Closed Course of 500 kilometres
Course/Location Rustenberg – Bloemhof – Rustenberg (South Africa)
Performance 506.059 km/h
Date 15/08/2009
Record Holder Chris Briers/Attie Botha
Nationality South African
Aeroplane Daher-Socata TBM850 (ZS-BCI)
Engine 1 Pratt & Whitney PT6A-66 (1830 flat rated to 850hp)
World Record? No
Status Current Record