British/Thai pilot sets Guinness world record for travel in 48 US states

British-Thai pilot Yosuke Chatmaleerat has announced that he recently claimed a Guinness World Record title for traveling through all 48 contiguous states of the US in record time of under 12 days he said.

Beginning in Tallahassee Chatmaleerat traveled the east coast to Maine before heading west, southwest, north and east to cross through the US several times and returning to Miami. Chatmaleerat planned the trip for months and flew by himself, with no assistance. Guinness has already officially confirmed Chatmaleerat´s record.

Chatmaleerat is currently studying in the US, as well as working on his musical career and his hopes of become an Olympic gymnast.