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955 mach is about 40 times as as The Space Shuttle.
In other words, it's 40.89 times the of The Space Shuttle, and the of The Space Shuttle is 0.024456 times that amount.
(Orbiter vehicle velocity)
The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 23.356 mach. During liftoff, the space shuttle accelerates to orbital speed in 8.5 minutes, consuming over 1.59 million kg (3.51 million lbs) of propellant in the process.
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