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World Land Speed Challenger Will Now Be Powered by Rockets

Monday, 29 October 2012, 5:14 pm | JetBlack

Jetblack, the New Zealand led group that will contest the World Land Speed record, today unveiled a new aerodynamic design and propulsion system for its 1,000mph challenger. The new design is powered by two hybrid rocket motors, dispensing with the combined ... More >>

Jetblack flies the flag for NZ engineering

Friday, 31 October 2008, 12:00 pm | JetBlack

The spirit of adventure and enterprise is alive and kicking in New Zealand. Young Wellington businessman Richard Nowland has set his sights on the New Zealand and Australian landspeed records and will be endeavouring to race into the history books ... More >>