Testing BLOODHOUND’s Jet Fuel Systems

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Jan 16, 2017

The BLOODHOUND Team are at Newquay Airport to test the Fuel Systems for the EJ200 Jet Engine – they need to simulate the G forces the jet fuel will face at 1000mph by tilting the lower chassis to an angle of 60 degrees. Find out how they got on in this episode of Cisco BLOODHOUND TV.

Find out about the test and the partners involved : http://www.bloodhoundssc.com/news/blo…

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MagLev World Record

 

By: Holloman AFB

Originally published on Apr 18, 2016

With the flick of a spark the 846th Test Squadron’s magnetically levitated sled system, or MagLev, broke a world record. Followed by a plume of smoke, the rocket propelled sled zipped down the 2,100 foot track at 633 miles per hour.

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