Aziz Ojjeh (SUI)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
C (Powered Aeroplanes)
Sub-Class 
C-1l (Landplanes: take off weight 35 000 to 45 000 kg)
Group 
3 : turbo-jet
Type of record 
Speed around the world over both the Earth's poles
Performance 
822,8 km/h
Date 
23 Nov 2008
Course / Location 
Farnborough (United Kingdom) - North Pole - South Pole - Farnborough (United Kingdom)
Claimant 
Aziz Ojjeh (SUI)
Crew 
Lloyd John Holter (Switzerland), Michael Muller (Canada), Emil St. Hilaire (Canada), Diego Ulrich (Switzerland)
Type of engine 
BR710
Aircraft 
BD 700 Global Express
Aircraft manufacturer 
Bombardier
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
BMW Rolls-Royce