Saturday, April 18, 2015

Farnsworth/Chiavetta set four records in three days!



Congratulations to Andy Chiavetta of Aerochia who prepped Lynn Farnsworth's Race 44 for this impressive achievement.

4/15/15 C-1c TTC 3000 Meters
The record that was challenged (link) belongs to Wilhelm Heller, who set the record in February of 1984 in Bonn Germany at 3:09.  Wilhelm holds 9 records including this one.  The new record appears to be (unofficially at this point) 2:02.6.

4/16/15 C-1c 3km Closed Course
The record that was challenged (link) belongs to air race legend John Parker, who set the record in June of 2005 in Marysville California at 373 MPH.  The new record appears to be (unofficially at this point) 390 MPH.

4/17/15 C-1b TTC 3000 Meters
The record that was challenged (link) belongs to aviation legend Lee Behel, who set the record in April of 2014 at the Mojave Experimental Flyin, in Mojave California, at 2:08.6. The new record appears to be (unofficially at this point) 1:59.9.

4/17/15 C-1b 3km Closed Course
The record that was challenged (link) also belongs to aviation legend Lee Behel, who set the record in April of 2014 at the Mojave Experimental Flyin, in Mojave California, at 376 MPH. The new record appears to be (unofficially at this point) 387 MPH.

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  1. Congratulations, all! That's a productive meet!

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