Go Back  RCU Forums > RC Airplanes > Extreme Speed Prop Planes
 New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009 >

New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

Notices
Extreme Speed Prop Planes Discuss the need for speed with fast prop planes (Screamin Demon, Diamond Dust, Shrikes or any REAL sound breakin'''' plane)

New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

Old 09-30-2009, 12:35 PM
  #1  
Thread Starter
 
Petrovsky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Posts: 37
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

I saw this on the FAI list - I-Love-Jets I presume you were there, tell us more please if you can...! It looks like a 38 year old IC record has at last fallen.

FAI has received the following Class F (Model Aircraft) World record claim:
================================================
Claim number : 15616
Sub-class :F5 Open (Radio Control Flight)
Category: Aeroplane
Group : Electrical Motor Rechargeable Sources
Type of record : 175: Speed
Course/location : Rothenburg (Germany)
Performance : 420.24 km/h
Pilot : Jakob KARPFINGER (Germany)
Members : Erwin SCHAMBURGER (Germany)
Date :27.09.2009
Current record : 361.0 km/h (10.06.2007 - David DZIDA, Germany)
================================================
and
================================================
Claim number : 15617
Sub-class :F3 Open (Radio Control Flight)
Category: Aeroplane
Group : Piston Motor
Type of record : 145: Speed
Course/location : Rothenburg (Germany)
Performance : 382.44 km/h
Pilot : Dag CAMMANN-WALCZAK (Germany)
Members : Hartmut Schulze (Germany)
Date :27.09.2009
Current record : 343.92 km/h (21.09.1971 - Vladimir GOUKOUNE, USSR)
================================================
The details shown above are provisional. When all the evidence required
has been received and checked, the exact figures will be established and
the record ratified (if appropriate).
Old 09-30-2009, 12:45 PM
  #2  
MJD
My Feedback: (1)
 
MJD's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Orangeville, ON, CANADA
Posts: 8,658
Likes: 0
Received 2 Likes on 2 Posts
Default RE: New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

Well, there's 250 shot to heck. And to a lekkie! Tsk tsk tsk...

Holy crap is that fast. Nice job to both!

MJD
Old 09-30-2009, 01:50 PM
  #3  
Senior Member
My Feedback: (3)
 
combatpigg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: arlington, WA
Posts: 20,388
Received 27 Likes on 25 Posts
Default RE: New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

I got a bad case of karpfinger once.......
Old 09-30-2009, 06:27 PM
  #4  
Senior Member
My Feedback: (44)
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: kuna, ID
Posts: 896
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default RE: New Model Aircraft International Record Claims - 30 September 2009

is that similar to tunafinger[8D]

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Manage Preferences Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.