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The Bloodhound Project – The engineering behind the 1,000 mph World Land Speed Record attempt

23 April 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Speaker: Mark Chapman, Engineering Director, Bloodhound Programme Ltd

In the second quarter of 2019, Bloodhound supersonic car will run for the first time on its specially created race track at Hakskeen Pan, South Africa. Mark Chapman has experience in variety of engineering projects including many years in aerospace engineering. He joined the Bloodhound Project in 2017. The Bloodhound Project is a high-technology project, focused around a 1,000 mph world land speed record attempt. It aims to inspire the next generation by bringing science, technology, engineering and mathematics to life in an exciting way.


23 April 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


McCance Building, Room 301, University of Strathclyde
16 Richmond Street
Glasgow, Scotland G1 1XQ United Kingdom


0141 248 3721


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