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Event News BLOODHOUND Event Support Vacancy

Thursday, 18 December, 2014

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Join the BLOODHOUND Team! We have a vacancy for an Event Support Person.

Cisco BHTV

Help Make BLOODHOUND Happen

Monday, 15 December, 2014

Bloodhound TV

Be part of history - Support BLOODHOUND SSC and see your face or name travel faster than the speed of sound in 2015!
The BLOODHOUND Project is a UK-led, global adventure to build a supersonic car that will not only beat the current land speed world record but smash the 1000mph barrier.
And you can put your photo or name – or that of your business, school or club – on the first car ever to travel faster than 1000mph!

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Explore BLOODHOUND SSC

Monday, 15 December, 2014

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Not only is the car designed to break the land speed world record but the experience is being used to inspire a generation of young people around the world to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths through its newly launched social learning platform.

Cisco BHTV

BLOODHOUND fires new hybrid rocket

Tuesday, 9 December, 2014

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BLOODHOUND's rocket partner Nammo tests the first in a series of large hybrid rocket motors at their Norwegean test site. 

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Guinness World Records 60th Anniversary - Fastest Land Speed

Tuesday, 9 December, 2014

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One of the most coveted world record titles, fastest land speed, is as thrilling as it is challenging. We interview Andy Green, OBE, the current land speed record holder, and Richard Noble, OBE, land speed record holder 1983-1997, on what it takes to reach a cool 763.035 mph.

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World’s Fastest Car ‘lifts off’ in daring relocation manoeuvre

Monday, 8 December, 2014

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BLOODHOUND's predecessors Thrust2 and Thrust SSC are on the move as Coventry Transport Museum updates their land speed record galleries

Media coverage

Video: CNN meet the world's fastest man

Monday, 8 December, 2014

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(CNN: 5 December 2014)

CNN went behind the sceens at the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre and met with Andy Green. See their full article here and the accompanying video below:

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Upper chassis bake

Tuesday, 2 December, 2014

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Members of the BLOODHOUND Build Team load the upper chassis into the giant Autoclave at the National Composites Centre. This is a huge pressure cooker that is used to cure the glue that, along with 11,500 aerospace rivets, holds the titanium skin to the aluminium ribs.

Education News

Postponed Science day allows BLOODHOUND to visit two lucky Hampshire primary schools

Thursday, 27 November, 2014

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When Bentley C of E Primary School in Hampshire had to change the date of its Science Day, the BLOODHOUND Ambassadors decided to capitalise on their availability and suggested visits to alternative local schools instead.

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500mph Radio Comms Test

Monday, 24 November, 2014

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Earlier this month we tested BLOODHOUND's radio comms at 500mph on the Hakskeen Pan, South Africa. Look out for the BHTV episode, coming soon....

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