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Site last updated by RMH
20 May 2018, 18:08

Records set by Bob Calvert (GBR)
This is the definitive list of UK records but the FAI website is the authority for World records.

Filter: All   Current World   Superseded World    Current UK   Superseded UK   

Current UK record
WL1T Altitude
Performance 7684m (25206 Ft)
Date 16 Mar 1984
Pilot Bob Calvert (GBR)
Aircraft Puma Sprint / Robin 3 Cyl
Location Peasington (UK)
Min. 7915m (25962 Ft) to beat this record.
Superseded UK record
WL1T Altitude
Performance 5791m (18997 Ft)
Date 19 Feb 1983
Pilot Bob Calvert (GBR)
Aircraft UltraSports Tripacer / Southdown Sailwings Lightning DS / Fuji Robin
Location Unknown
This was accepted by FAI as as World record in Class C1 a/o 'under 300 Kg on takeoff' because a pure altitude record wasn't available in class R at the time.
Current UK record
WL1T Time to climb to a height of 3000 m
Performance 0h 8m 7s
Date 16 Mar 1984
Pilot Bob Calvert (GBR)
Aircraft Puma Sprint / Robin 3 Cyl [Flightline reported he was flying a Pegasus XL]
Location Peasington (UK)
This was accepted by FAI as as World record
Max. 0h 7m 52s to beat this record.
Current UK record
WL1T Time to climb to a height of 6000 m
Performance 0h 22m 36s
Date 16 Mar 1984
Pilot Bob Calvert (GBR)
Aircraft Puma Sprint / Robin 3 Cyl [Flightline reported he was flying a Pegasus XL]
Location Peasington (UK)
This was accepted by FAI as as World record
Max. 0h 21m 55s to beat this record.
World Records: Current 0     Superseded 0
UK Records: Current 3     Superseded 1
World records courtesy FAI. See the FAI website for the definitive list of World records, this listing last checked 11 Aug 2016.

This list does not include World record claims pending ratification.