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Our project's goal - break the existing record of 763 mph (1,228 km/h) by reaching 800 mph (1,287 km/h)!

We invite you to...
JOIN US IN OUR QUEST!

NAE™ Project: Thrust SSC - Current Record Holder @ 763mph

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The following pictures are from Andy Graves Thrust SSC Website except as noted.

To learn about this project, visit the original Thrust SSC site here.

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Below: Initial testing at Farnborough, England - 1995.

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Below: During record run attempts @ Black Rock desert, Nevada - 1997.

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Andy Green
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Andy Graves

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   Thrust SSC Cutaway
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Below: A series of shots from an ultra-light craft of a supersonic run.

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Start of run

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Accelerating

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Going transonic

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Going Mach 1

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View video footage of ThrustSSC's run here.

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Enlarge to view shock waves above car.

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Team ThrustSSC celebrates
achieving their goal!

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Richard Noble - Ron Ayres

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