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Sebastien Kayrouz’s record breaking flight!

Huge congratulations to our friend Sebastien Kayrouz for breaking the USA record!

On June 7, 2020, at 3:45pm, Sebastien took off from Camp Wood, TX, and free flew until he landed at 1:30am – having covered an impressive 507.1km. This amazing effort was close to chasing down the World Record too – guess he’s saving that for next time!

A few stats from his epic flight:

  • Distance covered: 507.1 km
  • Flight duration: 9 hours 39 minutes
  • Max. altitude: 2707m
  • Max. altitude gain: 1988m
  • Max. climb rate: +5.3 m/s
  • Max. sink rate: -4.8 m/s

What incredible skill, mental fortitude and achievement. Coming soon, a video interview with the man of the hour!

Sebastien Kayrouz’s record breaking route.

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