The Bloodhound Project Picture of the Week

This section contains striking or unusual pictures taken on the Bloodhound Project.

Jet engine installed

Friday, 15 September, 2017

The Rolls-Royce EJ200 Jet engine was fixed in place in the upper chassis in preparation for running in Newquay next month

Seat belt fitting

Thursday, 14 September, 2017

Andy Green looks on as the seat belts are fitted into the cockpit, then tries them for size.


Take a 360 degree view of BLOODHOUND SSC's cockpit

The National Composites Centre Autoclave

Monday, 6 January, 2014

This is the giant autoclave at the National Composites Centre in Bristol, it acts like a giant pressure cooker. After bonding and riveting the hundreds of components together, Bloodhound SSC's chassis was placed in the autoclave and heated to 85 degrees C for eight hours to cure the adhesives.