Number SA044
Class C (Aeroplanes)
Sub Class C1-l (Landplanes: weight 35,000 kg to less than 45,000 kg)
Group III (Jet)
Type of Record Speed over a Closed Course of 500 kilometres
Course/Location Rustenberg – Bloemhof – Rustenberg (South Africa)
Performance 645.012 km/h
Date 15/08/2009
Record Holder Mark Nel/Hugo van den Berg
Nationality South African
Aeroplane Boeing 737 (ZS-GCU)
Engine 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15 (15 000lbs each)
World Record? No
Status Current Record