Roy L. Anderson (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
E (Rotorcraft)
Sub-Class 
E-1 (Helicopters)
Category 
General
Group 
1 : piston engine
Type of record 
Speed over a 3 km course
Performance 
261,91 km/h
Date 
11 Nov 1956
Course / Location 
Windsor Locks, CT (USA)
Claimant 
Roy L. Anderson (USA)
Crew 
Robert S. DECKER
Type of engine 
R-2800 (double wasp)
Aircraft 
HR2S-1
Aircraft manufacturer 
Sikorsky
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
Pratt & Whitney