World record holders from Derby

Jonathan and David shortly after landing
Jonathan and David shortly after landing Credit: Jonathan Mitchell and David Jones

World record holders Jonathan Mitchell and David Jones.

This weekend they set a new world record for the circumnavigation of the UK in a light aircraft.

They completed their challenge in just under 14 hours.

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Derby Pilots' World Record

Whilst most of us were out celebrating the Diamond Jubilee this weekend, two pilots from Derby Aero Club were breaking a new world record.