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					RED BULL STRATOS FACT SHEET:
FELIX BAUMGARTNER’S ATTEMPT TO REACH SUPERSONIC SPEED

                                     er     e am lar          hey ualy       s t ealy
Supersoni Sound barri M ach 1. The t m s ar f ii ,butwhatdo t act l m ean? I i r l
         c.           er.
    bl or i            t                   ng o      eve   soni     n r al?
possi e f Felx Baum garner– orany hum an bei – t achi super c speed i feef l

  s act            der        i          i            t    s o ie             er n ospace
Thi f sheet consi s what Felx m ay experence as he atem pt t wrt a new chapt i aer
 st y.          l        l        er                     i he ssi       s el             he
hi or W hat chalenges wilhe encount ? How can he accom plsh t m i on goal saf y? How can t
   l eadi        t     he      l r os eam hel hi ,and whatdo t hope t l n?
word-l ng expers on t Red Bul Stat t         p m              hey     o ear

                    c”
W hat does “supersoni m ean?

      soni          l      he    d m i o r       ast han he
Super c m eans exacty what t wor i ples: t tavelf er t t speed of sound (       i ociy)
                                                                         acoustc vel t .
    ust    ast          r ?           s      ex.             ch                  s f ed
So j how f does sound tavel The answeri com pl The speed atwhi sound waves m ove i afect
   hei r       ng    tons:    tt             tnent o i s ssi       em at e.
by t rsur oundi condii by aliude and,m ostperi t Felx’ m i on,by t per ur

          e,        evel n em at        tons
For exam pl at sea l , i t per e condii of about 59 degr Fahr
                                                            ees          t        r s
                                                                    enhei, sound tavel at around
       l          .
760 m ies per hour Butathigher aliudes,wher t ai i col ,sound tavel m or sl y.Att aliude
                                tt         e he r s der           r s       e owl      he tt
     e t s i pat hat i                t     d eak he
wher i i antci ed t Felx Baum garner coul br t sound bar i (                   000 eet
                                                                rer about 100, f above sea
evel,
l ) on a “st       d”          r s
             andar day sound tavel atal ost690 m ies per hour (hats r
                                        m         l                       y 000 eet
                                                              t ’ oughl 1, f per second)       .
      n andar condii Felx wilneed t atai a vel t of690 m ies per hour t m at t speed of
Thus,i “st      d”     tons, i l          o tn      ociy         l           o     ch he
                          f       i               hr      he           rer o         he
sound, known as M ach 1. I he contnues and passes t ough t sound bar i t exceed t speed of
      M          l        soni
sound/ ach 1,he’lbe super c.

s here a genui sound “barri
It           ne           er”?

     r af            e     f
As aicr tbecam e m or poweruland switi t m i wentet cent y and began t appr
                                     f n he d-t i h        ur             o          he
                                                                                oach t speed of
           st bi                  r          r af    d        y                          r,
sound,a di ur ng phenom enon occur ed.Som e aicr twoul suddenl veer nose down,outofcontol and
  um      o he ound, whie ot s i
pl m et t t gr           l her nexplcabl br up i t sky. Piot f
                                       i y oke       n he                   hat hei r af
                                                                 l s ound t t r aicr t wer     e
      i        ect o ol        ng,
som etm es subj t vi ent shaki and t r contol wer subj t r sed r
                                        hei      rs    e    ect o ever       esponse or becam e
m        e. he i
i m ovabl Att tm e,som e r esear s f ed t t e m i be a ki ofphysi obstucton pr
                                cher ear hat her ght           nd       cal r i              i
                                                                                        eventng
   ect r      t ni             he                     rer
obj s fom atai ng M ach 1,and t conceptofa “sound bar i ” was born.

         t he      i     a r               ’ lght n ocket opeled X-1 r
Today, wih t beneft of dat fom Chuck Yeagers fi i a r     -pr l               ch r af fr o
                                                                        esear aicr t (ist t
br     he          rer n             esuli
  eak t sound bar i , i 1947) and r tng pr ess i t desi of super c aicr t fom t
                                              ogr   n he     gn         soni r af r         he
nt veni x                     hat her s     ier    rer      he r ton o          soni
i er ng si decades, we know t t e i no lt al“bar i ”; but t tansii t super c speeds i        s
 r       t      ds     hel         aly or          ng n r al. i or           ve) n he ange of
faught wih hazar nonet ess, especi l f a hum an bei i feef l Flght ( skydi i t r
            ch he    rer
speeds atwhi t “bar i ” was t houghtt exi – t t
                                     o st he ransoni speed r
                                                      c                  n              esul n
                                                              ange – can i som e cases r ti
   r    nst lt       he
extem e i abiiy,and t Red Bul Stat t
                              l r os eam i puti i ense f
                                           s tng nt                i ng i el hr
                                                         ocus on brngi Felx saf y t ough t  he
 r     c ange.
tansoni r

      s he r     c
W hat i t t ansoni speed range?

           e          s n         ci et ri ,            l r       r     c        t ange
W hen we ar passenger i a com m er al j ailner we usualy tavel at tansoni speeds (he r
appr    ng      soni .     ect    ng
    oachi super c) An obj m ovi at tansoni speed i pr
                                         r    c                ng     api y hat r
                                                       s oceedi so r dl t ai, hur yi  r ng
ar     he ect eaches t speed ofsound i som e pl
  ound t obj ,r         he             n             esuli n               hat s, y upt
                                               aces,r tng i shock waves – t i ver abr
        n r essur densiy,vel t and t per ur I you ar sitng overt wi and t sun i att
changes i ai pr    e,    t   ociy    em at e. f        e ti       he ng      he    s he
 i      e,              i                        t                  he ng, ch s ef l
rght angl you can som etm es see a shock wave or is shadow dance on t wi whi i car uly
   gned so t t shock wave does notcr e dr ori abiiy.
desi       hat he                    eat ag nst lt

                 s
The hum an body i not desi      or r     c lght    he
                          gned f tansoni fi , and t shock waves pr                        n
                                                                  oduced by a hum an body i
 r al                 l            s esuls n he ental or   ous      ds
feef lm ay notbe so wel behaved.Thi r t i t pot i f num er hazar such as:

        ut er. r               i          r l e br i        esul r      r i rl
       Fl t Extem e and som etm es uncontolabl vi aton can r tfom er atc aifow.
                                 or i                                     eaty t s he
       Ai pressure ef ect The f m aton and m ovem ent of shock waves gr l aler t way ai
         r            f s.                                                                  r
       pr     e s            ect or
         essur act on an obj ( body) I cerai aicr t not onl have fexi e pars been known t
                                         . n t n r af,          y       l bl     t          o
                       or      i        latons, but hi pr
       m ove about and/ experence oscil i                     es       t     he r af
                                                      gh essur on pars of t aicr t have been
               o       ocalzed             t ,         ver    i t fi t o         ton s m
       known t cause l i dam age. Furher a skydi m ay fnd i difcul t posii hi ar s and
       egs o      r s r ect y.
       l t contolhi taj or
                           gh        c
       I abiiy. Even at hi subsoni speeds (he r
        nst lt                                   t ange sl  ower than tansoni , t e ar known
                                                                       r      c) her e
       nst ltes hat              ver o er          ous ns ch e fi t o
       i abiii t cause skydi s t ent danger spi whi ar difcul t contol At tansoni  r. r     c
       speeds t     nst ltes                  e      e,
               hese i abiii m ay becom e m or sever com pl and er atc,changi as t skydi ’
                                                           ex       r i        ng   he   vers
       speed changes.

       l r os      cal r or     han ar
Red Bul Stat M edi Diect Jonat Cl k, who has r  esear           ous ospace di er not
                                                     ched num er aer        sast s, es,
      ggest concer i t we don’ know how a hum an unencum ber by aicr t i goi t tansii
“Our bi           n s hat      t                            ed     r af s ng o r ton
 hr     hi     ts so
t ough t s.Buti’ al exacty whatwe’e hopi t l n,f t beneftoff ur space fi s.
                          l       r    ng o ear or he      i ut e        lght ”

      s he            nt     i
W hat i t shock-shock i eracton?

      tcul nt est n    derng he    ds      t       r      c        soni lght s he
Ofpari ar i er i consi i t hazar ofan atem ptattansoni and super c fi i t “shock-
       nt acton,      ton n ch               lde      eat   eacton       i        osi s
shock i er i ” a condii i whi shock waves coli and cr e a r i not unlke an expl on’
  ast      An       e he f s he                nt acton s he l           ed
bl wave. ( exam pl of t efect of t shock-shock i er i i t wel-docum ent case of an SR-
71 Bl     r r af hat r caly oke     d-ai n
     ackbid aicr tt tagi l br up m i ri 1966.   )

  nar
Ei Enevol                ght l ecor    i
         dson, who set ei word r ds durng hi own car as a r
                                            s        eer         ch l      s     he
                                                            esear piot and i now t Red
   l r os ssi        yst     et    sor es,               i y    s s o er ne est
Bul Stat M i on Anal and Saf y Advi , not “One of our prm ar goal i t det m i a t and
   et an hat l          ect i o he f s       r
saf y pl t wilnot subj Felx t t efect of extem e pr      es em at es,        l esul n
                                                    essur or t per ur yet wilr t i a
   y uabl ep owar edi i he         act
ver val e st t d pr ctng t char eroft           f s n ut e gherand f erj ps.
                                         hese efect i f ur hi        ast um ”

        e he   tons n he r osphere?
W hat ar t condii i t st at

     tons n he
Condii i t upper stat           e e hi           t       ie.         i eps f he
                       r ospher ar not ng shor of hostl W hen Felx st of t capsul t      e, he
 em at e l i y
t per ur willkel be ar              ees
                       ound -10 degr Fahr  enhei,and i wilgeteven col durng t fr par ofhi
                                                t     t l             der i he ist t         s
         as               r    he             t
descent ( he m oves away fom t sun but hasn’ yet r  eached t i aton of t l
                                                            he nsul i                m      e)
                                                                           he ower at ospher .
       at es           ees          e e
Tem per ur of -40 degr F. or m or ar possi e durng t super c pori of Felx’ fi (
                                              bl     i he        soni    ton      i s lght not
ncl ng nd l” act s hat d                t eel       der.       rgi em at es
i udi “wi chil f or t coul m ake i f even col ) Such fi d t per ur can be danger           ous
       y or i        so or he unctonalt       s     pm . For          e, t he
not onl f Felx, but al f t f i iy of hi equi ent ( exam pl afer t SR-71 Bl                  r
                                                                                        ackbid
  sast           he l ,
di er of 1966, t piot who sur ved t
                               vi hanks t hi pr
                                           o s essur sui and aut atc par
                                                       e t         om i          e, epored hat
                                                                             achut r t t
   i               dn’              s sor ced
durng descenthe coul tsee because hi vi i over)   .

   t ,
Furher atar         000 eet
            ound 100, f above sea l ,wher Felx i expect t r
                                      evel    e i s                         he r        y
                                                         ed o each M ach 1, t ai has onl 1
per    one          edt    he      t
   cent( one-hundr h)oft densiy we’e used t her on t gr
                                        r      o e                 hi         he m
                                                      he ound.The t nness oft at ospher   e
  l esent m uli e chalenges. Fist t e i vit l no oxygen t br he, and second, i a piot i not
wil pr         tpl    l       r , her s rualy           o eat                 f    l s
   fci l ot ed, he ow r essur ( oxi at y . psi at j p aliude)can r t i a num ber of
sufi enty pr ect t l ai pr         e appr m el 62 a um        tt         esul n
 tt     el ed    adi ncl ng        lsm ” Ebuli s     nf       entaly et         ton n ch
aliude-r at m al es, i udi “ebuli . ( lsm i a pai uland pot i l l halcondii i whi
 l d n he i    ur o         ts          e
fui i t tssues t ns t gas – i’ what peopl m ean when t say t bl “bois” at aliudes ar
                                                     hey   hat ood  l      tt       ound
   000 eet
63, f and above.  )

n egar o tavi et adi i       s   e han
I r d t ulr ol r aton: UVB i m or t 100,  000 tm es stonger at Felx’ j p aliude t at
                                               i     r            i s um   tt   han
gr     evel     nce
  ound l .Butsi he wilqui y r
                     l ckl each t ozone l ,wher t UV i m osty bl
                                he      ayer     e he    s               hi l
                                                                l ocked,t s wilnotbe a
 gnii
si fcanthazard.

        i          ner ace her
Does Felx Baum gart f ot hazards?

   tonal   ds ncl
Addii hazar i ude:

                i                he eat        ds i aces i t pot i f obj s descendi
Spi ng: As m entoned above,one oft gr esthazar Felx f
   nni                                                     s he ental or ect         ng
n                 o n        r l y.      ti , n        ssi   or          s ecor eaki
i a near vacuum t spi uncontolabl Joe Kitnger i a m i on bef e he m ade hi r d-br ng
     si I um           l led
Excel orIIj p,was neary kil when a parachut depl
                                          e           em ur y,   ng m o n        rl y
                                               oyed pr at el causi hi t spi uncontolabl
and r     i m          ous.
     enderng hi unconsci

Supersoni speed: Tr
          c              c f s l si nt he ow                soni
                   ansoni efect wilper st i o t l super c speed r            hat he ssi eam
                                                                       ange t t m i on t
         i l each; so even when he exceeds M ach 1, he wilstl need t adapt hi contolt
hopes Felx wilr                                          l il      o        s          que
                                                                                 r echni as
                s abiiy        r l lt l        i     o                 er es n he ow
speed changes.Hi st lt and contolabiiy wilcontnue t change as he accel at i t l super c soni
speed r                 upty                er ow
       ange,butnotso abr l as he m ay encount bel M ach 1.

                                 rl ypi l         hes,      i    t el         l        ake e
Excessi speed: Once at M ach 1, aifow t caly sm oot but Felx can’ r ax. The piot m ust t car
       ve
    o nadverenty accel at t a vel t t gr t contol “For saf y r
not t i     t l       er e o      ociy oo eat o      r.                          d obabl not
                                                              et easons, we woul pr       y
        i o              12    he
wantFelx t exceed M ach 1. on t way down – we cerai y don’ wanthi t exceed M ach 1. ” says Ar
                                                  t nl   t       m o                2,       t
           he ssi s echni pr ectdiect .
Thom pson,t m i on’ t      cal oj     r or
         l    ect i          ner r  l hese hazards?
W hat w ilprot Felx Baum gart f om al of t
  r egi ncl
Stat es i ude:

      Graduat                                      des
               ed, m uli age t program : Besi wor ng i wi t
                      t-st        est                       ki n nd unnel and l  s        ow-pressur e
               s, i l um n s essur sui fom successi y hi
       cham ber Felx wilj p i hi pr         e tr              vel gher out        tt       l ng m
                                                                           dooraliudes,alowi hi
               yst    he ssi eam t assess t efectoft sur oundi condii – and hi body’
       and anal s on t m i on t         o        he f       he r        ng      tons         s       s
        eactons o                  y ust
       r i – t m ake necessar adj m ent       s.
      Choreographed st              he ist     o                 s lght he hi r l f
                         ep-of : For t fr 25 t 30 seconds of hi fi , t t n ai wilofer Felx so
                              f                                                                  i
        ite esi ance t he wil not be abl t adj hi posii usi ai fow. Thi m eans he m ust
       ltl r st       hat       l           e o ust s         ton ng r l            s
            eogr      s            s o ep f he         en        i       ton,
       “chor aph” hi m ovem ent t st of t capsul i an optm alposii an endeavorcom plcat         i ed
            s ky ul-pr       e t           he act hat he         e s     i    i dl o he l
       by hi bul f l essur sui and by t f t t capsul i not fxed rgi y t t baloon and
        hus
       t can r       o s i            t
                eactt hi m oton.Par ofFelx’ tai ng i dedi ed t honi t s “chor aphy.
                                           i s r ni s       cat o       ng hi        eogr     ”
                                  m : i s ul-pr
       Ful-pressure sui and hel et Felx’ f l essur (
          l             t                               e “space”) sui and hel et ar desi
                                                                       t        m       e    gned t  o
         ovi            ot i r he r                d,     so       tn            i diy
       pr de oxygen,pr ecton fom t extem e col and al a cerai am ountofrgi t and suppor i          tn
        he entaly fi t r
       t pot i l difcul tansoni r    c ange as he appr         he                    s at -t
                                                      oaches t speed of sound. Thi st e-of he-ar     t
             ncor at             eat es o f d i
       gear i por es added f ur t afor Felx advant                            ot i
                                                             ages – hence pr ecton – never bef e   or
           l e.
       avaiabl
                      e: t                         t        al ogue” par
       Drogue parachut Alhough he m ay not need i, a speci “dr                  e
                                                                           achut was devel  oped and
        est         l        l e o abii
       t ed, and wilbe avaiabl t st lze Felx i necessar – even at super c speed. ( lng hi
                                                i f         y                soni          Puli      s
           n achut t eary coul have die consequences t t speci i dr
       m ai par     e oo l         d       r               hat he                         es
                                                                       alzed ogue chut i desi    gned
        o    t)
       t aver.

     ar          s,         r       i     s hat he gh tt      he r l      arfed,
Jon Cl k com m ent “W hat we’e countng on i t at t hi aliude t ai wil be r ii so shock
          t       he         rm al
waves won’ have t sam e deti ent , concussi efect as t woul down l But uli at y, t s
                                             ve f    hey    d      ow.       tm el hi
  ssi s est lght         l        ot e t war han l           or
m i on i a t fi ,so we’lknow a l m or afer d t we’lknow bef ehand. ”
  ven he ack              si s t        l     bl or            ng o eak he
Gi t l of m an-m ade propul on, i i realy possi e f a hum an bei t br t speed of
      n reef l
sound i f al?

    l                                 uly     et          soni r al, her s         o     tn
W hie,because no one has ever successf l com pl ed a super c feef l t e i no way t be cerai of
               l r os eam m em ber agr t t pr ect aliude f Felx’ j p i a key f or i
success, Red Bul Stat t              s ee hat he oj ed tt          or i s um s          act n
    evi    ssi      s. n act he
achi ng m i on goal I f , t sam e t n at ospher t pr
                                        hi m                    s             ol cal     ds
                                                     e hat esent so m any physi ogi hazar can
  so      i is l           t        o ng       soni
al be Felx Felx’ aly when i com es t goi super c.

  t       i l
Alhough Felx wil be above 99 per           t s m
                                cent of Earh’ at ospher when st
                                                       e           f r    he
                                                              eps of fom t capsul ate
    oxi el     000 eet          evel        t     st hat s si        t s aviatonal l
appr m at y 120, f above sea l ,he won’ be so di antt he’ out de Earh’ gr t i pul.
n act he l        t s aviy l       y
I f ,t pul ofEarh’ gr t wilbe onl about1 per       ess han  he ound.Thatm eans he’lhave
                                              centl t on t gr                     l
 he    i :
t beneftof

               t i        l i         t     i    he ghtess l i             r
           Graviatonal pul: Felx won’ experence t wei l foatng of astonaut i space. The
                                                                                  s n
             nut       eps f he         e, aviy l       lng m el l y, r ever bl owar he
           m i e he st of t capsul gr t wilbe puli hi r entessl ir si y t d t
           gr          api at
             ound ata r d r e.
                                    hi         he m        e l esent a near
           Li ied resi ance: The t nness of t at ospher wil pr
             m t       st                                                        -vacuum at t
                                                                                            he
               nni       s        .
           begi ng of hi descent The ai wilpr
                                         r l esent al ost no r st
                                                    m                   hus      i    m o te
                                                              esi ance, t enablng hi t hurl
                   d
           downwar at a m uch hi             han r tonal skydi s i our “t ck” l
                                  gher speed t tadii          ver n                    m
                                                                          hi ower at ospher  e,
                 ts           i tng he f                    r      c          soni
           and – i i hoped – lm ii t efectofshock waves attansoni and super c speed.

   t , he          l r os ssi         t e      ki    t i o             s       r r egi
Furher t Red Bul Stat m i on expers ar wor ng wih Felx t m anage hi body contolstat es.He
m ust pr        nni     l
        event spi ng whie at t sam e tm e m ai ai ng a good body posii f l dr He m ay fnd i
                             he       i      nt ni                  ton or ow ag.      i t
  fi t o       r he    latons
difcul t contolt oscil i ofhi ar s or l i m ovi shock waves i er adver y wih hi nor al
                                 s m       egs f     ng             nt act   sel t s m
    om
neur uscul rar esponses.

f cul i        e r ,         f i s          ul n s t
I cal atons ar cor ect and i Felx i successf i hi atem pt t contolhi posii he wilaccel at
                                                         s o    r s      ton,    l    er e
 r
fom a st     il o
        andstl t M ach 1 super c – t ’ fom 0 t r
                              soni hats r             y gi em at e         tons)    l
                                                o oughl ( ven t per ur condii 690 m ies per
       n oughl 35 seconds.The l h oft super c pori oft fi wilt depend on whet i
hour – i r    y                 engt    he     soni ton he lght l hen                 her t
s          y o     oy he ogue par
i necessar t depl t dr               achut f st lzaton, whi woul cause a cerai am ount of
                                         e or abii i        ch    d            tn
     er i
decel aton.

         l i            ner   ence?
W hat w ilFelx Baum gart experi

   ss     he ie
Thi i whatt entr Red Bul Stat t
                         l r os eam i eager t l n and shar wih t sci ii com m uniy – dat
                                     s       o ear        e t he entfc              t       a
 hats       or         l e      hat d
t ’ neverbef e been avaiabl and t coul have a si fcanti pacton aer
                                               gnii   m                    et             s.
                                                                  ospace saf y advancem ent
       l           hat i            ner rul          he
How w ilw e know t Felx Baum gart t y exceeded t speed of sound?
          em
A GPS syst and dat l         ncor at n i s                 l  ur       ecor   is
                     a ogger i por ed i Felx’ chestpack wilcapt e and r d Felx’ speed.Then,
         he                    i       di o
because t speed of sound vares accor ng t condii tons, t sci
                                                        he ence t       l    der he evaii
                                                                 eam wil consi t pr lng
 em at e he tt                   ur     he     e nstum aton,        er ne     her i ualy
t per ur at t aliude,as capt ed by t capsul i r ent i and det m i whet Felx act l
achi          soni          ts            hi o        e he      r l ” epors nar
    eved super c speed. “I’ not an easy t ng t m easur t speed diecty, r t Ei Enevol  dson,
       l r os ssi          yst      et     sor ts t nl
Red Bul Stat M i on Anal and Saf y Advi .“I’ cerai y one oft t        cal l            i ng
                                                              he echni chalenges.By dervi
 he        r he         og           i he em at e he m             e, l
t speed fom t GPS l and m easurng t t per ur of t at ospher we’lknow whet he went her
     soni ”
super c.

   des    ysi       ed   he        l r os ssi         t t s i pat hat he ssi
Besi anal s conduct by t Red Bul Stat m i on expers, i i antci ed t t m i on speed
  a l so         ed t         im        hort i     i       nt natonal gani i
dat wilal be shar wih and confr ed by aut iatve natonaland i er i or zatons.

             earned f om a supersoni f eef l
W hat can be l       r             c r al?

   i         s,       f
Felx com m ent “The efect on t hum an body of t tansii fom subsoni t ough tansoni t
                               he                 he r ton r              c hr       r     c o
     soni ociy               n e            ”        i        s s ust        he hi
super c vel t and back agai ar not known, and contnues, “Thi i j one of t t ngs we hope t    o
ear       ng he gger pi ur i’ cl t we have a uni opporuniy t suppor sci
l n. Looki at t bi        ct e, ts ear hat              que       t t o                 n
                                                                               t ence i a very
     fc i d.              t l         bl o i
specii fel M aybe one day i wilbe possi e t brng astonaut hom e saf y fom space i t r equi ent
                                                   r    s          el r         f hei     pm
    f i ”
m alunctons.

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Ei Enevol               m f            ght ecor
            dson, who hi sel has set ei r ds as a r         ch l , es hat f i um
                                                       esear piot not t i Felx j ped fom an r
  tt      y            l gher t hi pl
aliude onl abouta m ie hi      han s anned 120, f ,t condii woul f ce hi t super c
                                                   000 eet he       tons     d or   m o        soni
            f     dn’ t n      r     i           ton. i patng hat ut e at s
speed even i he di tatai a steam lned body posii Antci i t f ur avi or and astonaut m ayr     s
      o l            ace      neviabl ociy, nar ei or          he       o ear
need t bai out and f such i t e vel t Ei r nf ces t need t l n about body contoland          r
         tons.      at        or        n n he
body posii He st es,“A m aj concer i t pasthas been t t                     he             o n
                                                             he endency oft hum an body t spi out
      r            ous tt         ch
ofcontolatdanger aliudes,whi can r ti f altes even bel super c speed.Thi i one oft
                                          esul n at ii          ow       soni         ss         he
    n poses oft Red Bul Stat m i on:by usi dif entt
m ai pur         he        l r os ssi            ng fer echni                   hi s
                                                                 ques atwhatwe t nk i a m anageabl e
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aliude, we hope t l n a l m or about contol of t body and especi l how t deal wih spi ng
                                               r     he                 aly     o        t     nni
t       es.
 endenci ”

 n s ol            l r os    cal r or       ar s        o     yze i s       ol cal esponses.
I hi r e as Red Bul Stat M edi Diect , Jon Cl k i eager t anal Felx’ physi ogi r
     l    ecor ng     ol cal a or udy t war ”             t       l    udyi
“W e’lbe r di physi ogi dat f st afer d, Jon assers. “W e’lbe st ng what happens t         o
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t hear r e,we’ll n a gr dealfom t GPS and t aliude pr
                                r he           he tt            e      s,         se l
                                                           essur sensor and ofcour we’lbe
         i he       cal   i i hat i epors o ”
docum entng t physi descrptons t Felx r t t us.

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He adds,“W e ty t antci e as m uch as we can aboutsuper c speed,butwe r l don’ know,because
                hi or               he         ed.
nobody has done t s bef e.W e expectt unexpect ”

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