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!