Number SA050
Class C (Aeroplanes)
Sub Class C1-g (Landplanes: weight 9,000 kg to less than 12,000 kg)
Group III (Jet)
Type of Record Speed over a Closed Course of 500 kilometres
Course/Location Johannesburg – Kimberley- Johannesburg (South Africa)
Performance 908.7 km/hr
Date 20/11/2010
Record Holder Ron Wheeldon/Gary Hughes
Nationality South African
Aeroplane Hawker Sideley Hunter T68 (ZS-HUN)
Engine 1 Rolls Royce Avon 207 (10 150lbs)
World Record? Yes – 16127
Status Current Record