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Class Sub-Classsort ascending Type of record Performance Date Claimant Status Region ID
Space records P_Absolute Altitude reached above the Earth's surface 573,670 km 12 Sep 1991 Sts-48 Crew (USA) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 16916
Space records P_Absolute Altitude 503,83 km 13 Apr 1984 Sts-13 Crew (USA) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 16919
Space records P_Absolute Duration 14 d 17 h 54 min 50 sec 23 Jul 1994 Sts-65 Crew (-i-) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 16965
Space records P_Absolute Duration 13 d 19 h 30 min 4 sec 09 Jul 1992 Sts-50 Crew (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 16917
Space records P_Absolute Altitude 325,643 km 04 Jul 1982 Sts-4 Crew (USA) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 16918
Space records P-1 Altitude above the earth's surface with or without maneuvres of the aerospacecraft 112,01 km 04 Oct 2004 Brian Binnie (USA) ratified - current record World 9881
Space records P-1 Minimum time between two consecutive flights in a reusable vehicle 4 d 23 h 15 min 9 sec 04 Oct 2004 Brian Binnie (USA) ratified - current record World 9882
Space records P-1 Greatest mass lifted to altitude 1 439,8 kg 04 Oct 2004 Brian Binnie (USA) ratified - current record World 10434
Space records P-1 Duration 24 min 10 sec 29 Sep 2004 Michael W. Melvill (USA) ratified - current record World 9858
Space records P-1 Altitude above the earth's surface with or without maneuvres of the aerospacecraft 102.9 km 29 Sep 2004 Michael W. Melvill (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9859
Space records P-1 Length travelled along the trajectory from lift-off to touch down 46,27 km 29 Sep 2004 Michael W. Melvill (USA) ratified - current record World 9861
Space records P-1 Number of people in suborbital flight 1 29 Sep 2004 Michael W. Melvill (USA) ratified - current record World 9862
Space records K-1 Altitude 186,307 km Alan B. Shepard, Jr (USA) ratified - current record World 9519
Space records K-1 Greatest mass lifted to altitude 1 832,51 kg Alan B. Shepard, Jr (USA) ratified - current record World 9520
Space records K-2 Duration 437 d 17 h 58 min 17 sec 22 Mar 1995 Valeri V. Poliakov (RUS) ratified - current record World 2511
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 140 800 000 km 10 Dec 1982 A. N. Beresovoy (URS) ratified - reclassified after changes in sporting code World 9533
Space records K-2 Distance travelled while linked 523 458 km James A. Mcdivitt (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9576
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 46 h 46 min 44 sec 24 Jul 1975 Thomas P. Stafford (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9586
Space records K-2 Greatest mass lifted to altitude 14 769 kg Walter M. Schirra (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9428
Space records K-2 Total Time in Space 59 d 11 h 09 min 04 sec 25 Sep 1973 Alan LaVern Bean (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9761
Space records K-2 Distance travelled while linked 123 425 km Georgy Stepanovich Shonin (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9578
Space records K-2 Altitude in elliptical orbit 408 km Vladimir M. Komarov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9354
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 210 d 03 h 56 min 52 sec 10 Dec 1982 A. N. Beresovoy (URS) ratified - current record World 9535
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 92 941 650 km 02 Nov 1978 Vladimir Kovalyonok (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9799
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 21 h 36 min 31 sec James A. Mcdivitt (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9593
Space records K-2 Duration 94 h 09 min 59 sec Andryan Grigoryevich Nikolaev (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9350
Space records K-2 Duration in group flight (but not linked) 53 h 09 min 17 sec 24 Jul 1975 Thomas P. Stafford (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9587
Space records K-2 Distance travelled in group flight (but not linked) 558 072 km Frank Borman (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 10313
Space records K-2 Duration 4 h 24 min 29 sec Georgy Stepanovich Shonin (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9591
Space records K-2 Greatest mass lifted to altitude 5 320 kg Vladimir M. Komarov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9355
Space records K-2 Duration 59 d 11 h 09 min 04 sec 25 Sep 1973 Alan LaVern Bean (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9565
Space records K-2 Duration 211 d 9 h 4 min 32 sec 10 Dec 1982 A. N. Beresovoy (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9536
Space records K-2 Duration 96 d 10 h 0 min 20 sec 16 Mar 1978 Yuri Victorovich Romanenko (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9522
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 4 h 33 min 49 sec Vladimir Alexandrovich Shatalov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9592
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 2 639 600 km Andryan Grigoryevich Nikolaev (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9351
Space records K-2 Altitude in elliptical orbit 1 369 km Charles Conrad Jr. (USA) ratified - current record World 9537
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 173 d 19 h 40 min 20 sec 19 Aug 1979 Vladimir A. Lyakhov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9527
Space records K-2 Duration 24 h 17 min 03 sec Vladimir M. Komarov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9356
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 59 d 00 h 17 min 42 sec 25 Sep 1973 Alan LaVern Bean (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9566
Space records K-2 Total duration of flight of spaceships while linked 95 d 04 h 58 min 18 sec 16 Mar 1978 Yuri Victorovich Romanenko (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9523
Space records K-2 Duration 25 h 11 min German Stepanovich Titov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9329
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 55 474 039 km 08 Feb 1974 Gerald P. Carr (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9443
Space records K-2 Altitude in elliptical orbit 763,4 km John Watts Young (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9427
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 116 411 557 km 19 Aug 1979 Vladimir A. Lyakhov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9528
Space records K-2 Duration 28 d 00 h 49 min 49 sec 22 Jun 1973 Charles Conrad Jr. (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9438
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 669 785,027 km Vladimir M. Komarov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9357
Space records K-2 Total Time in Space 49 d 03 h 38 min 35 sec 22 Jun 1973 Charles Conrad Jr. (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9521
Space records K-2 Distance travelled while linked 63 409 502 km 16 Mar 1978 Yuri Victorovich Romanenko (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9524
Space records K-2 Distance travelled 703 143 km German Stepanovich Titov (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9330
Space records K-2 Duration 177 d 01 h 20 min 21 sec 19 Aug 1979 Valery V. Ryumin (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9798

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