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HOTOLHorizontal Takeoff & Landing
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In 2012, the work of Bond and his colleagues Richard Varvill and John Scott-Scott on the development of the HOTOL and SKYLON spaceplanes was documented by the BBC in a science programme called The Three Rocketeers.
Using the Soviet AN225 super transport, a redesigned HOTOL would be air-launched at Mach 0.
While the Soviets are participating in Britain's HOTOL program, there are questions about whether they intend to develop their own spaceplane.