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Designer on supersonic car's rocket

The team behind the Bloodhound SuperSonic Car plans a series of tests on the rocket needed to take the vehicle to 1,000mph, raising the land speed record in the process.

A hybrid rocket is being used - its designer, Daniel Jubb, explained to BBC science correspondent Jonathan Amos how this unit differed from other types of rocket.

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